Partly sunny today with chance of rain

There were already a good number of folks enjoying Folly Beach when this image was captured from the surfcam at the Tides Folly Beach hotel around 20 minutes after sunrise this morning.

The long streak of abundant sunshine and no precipitation may end today with an isolated shower or thunderstorm, according to the forecast from the National Weather Service.

But the chance of rain today and tomorrow is only 20 percent, on Monday it increases to 40 percent, and on Tuesday, it’s 60 percent.

Today will be a partly sunny day, with highs in the mid 80s and east winds at 10 to 15 mph.

Tonight will be partly cloudy, with lows in the upper 60s and southeast winds at 10 to 15 mph, diminishing to around 5 mph after midnight.

Sunday will be mostly sunny, with highs in the mid 80s and southeast winds at 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday night will be mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows will be in the lower 70s, with south winds at 5 to 10 mph.

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