Soggy today but even soggier tomorrow

Though there was not much of a sunrise this morning, there were a good number of folks on the beach, some with cameras and tripods, as shown by this screen capture from the surfcam at the Tides Folly Beach hotel.

According to the National Weather Service forecast, you might need an umbrella today and you will almost certainly need one tomorrow.

Today will be mostly cloudy, with showers likely, mainly this morning. Highs will be in the upper 70s with northwest winds around 5 mph, becoming southeast this afternoon. The chance of rain today is 70 percent.

Tonight will also be mostly cloudy, with a chance of showers mainly after midnight. Lows will be in the mid 60s, with southeast winds at 5 to 10 mph. The chance of rain tonight is 50 percent.

On Sunday, we’ll have showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs will be in the mid 70s, with southeast winds at 5 to 10 mph, becoming south at 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. The chance of rain is 90 percent.

Sunday night, there will be showers with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows will be in the mid 60s, with southwest winds at 10 to 15 mph, with gusts up to 25 mph. The chance of rain is 90 percent.

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