Rain and cloudy skies today, but Sunday should be clearer and warmer

The sun was briefly visible on the horizon in this view taken moments after sunrise today from the surfcam at the Tides Folly Beach hotel.

Today will be cloudy, with showers and thunderstorms, mainly this afternoon. Highs will be in the mid 70s, with south winds at 5 to 10 mph, increasing to 15 to 20 mph this afternoon. The chance of rain is 90 percent.

Tonight will be mostly cloudy, with showers and thunderstorms, mainly in the evening. Lows will be in the upper 60s, with southwest winds at 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. The chance of rain tonight is 80 percent.

Sunday will be partly sunny in the morning, then clearing. And it will be warmer than Saturday, with highs around 90. Winds will be from the west at 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

Sunday night will be mostly cloudy, with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, hen a slight chance of showers after midnight. Lows will be in the upper 50s, with northwest winds at 10 to 15 mph, becoming north at 5 to 10 mph after midnight. The chance of rain Sunday night is 30 percent.

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