Partly sunny skies are ahead for the Lowcountry today and through the weekend, the National Weather Service reports.

A slight chance of scattered showers and storms is expected this evening, according to the Weather Service.

Highs will be in the upper 80s with lows about 70. Winds will reach 15 mph.

Saturday: Partly sunny skies are expected with highs about 80 and lows in the upper 60s. Winds will reach about 15 mph.

Sunday: Partly sunny skies are expected with highs about 80 and lows in the upper 60s. Winds will be about 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.

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