CLEVELAND — If you're heading out late this evening, we're expecting scattered pop up showers and thunderstorms in the area. A few of the thunderstorms that develop could produce drenching rain, vivid lightning and gusty winds. Though a few severe thunderstorms are possible from time to time, I think that most of the storms should stay under severe limits. We'll hang on to partly to mostly cloudy skies tonight with overnight lows falling into the low 70s. Where we see the rain tonight will be the most favored areas for seeing patchy fog first thing Wednesday morning.

You'll wake Wednesday morning to patchy fog and a few isolated showers/storms. Into the afternoon, a few more splash and dash showers and storms are possible with highs rocketing into the upper 80s.

Though a few lingering showers are possible early Thursday morning, I think we'll start to dry things out Thursday afternoon, Friday and Saturday. Rain chances return by the end of this upcoming weekend and into early next week.

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►EXTENDED FORECAST | 7-day outlook 

TONIGHT | Scattered pop up showers and storms. | Low 70s

WEDNESDAY | Few showers and t'storms, otherwise partly cloudy. | Upper 80s

THURSDAY | Early shower chance, otherwise turning partly cloudy and less humid. | Upper 70s

FRIDAY | Mostly sunny and pleasant. | Mid 70s

SATURDAY | Mostly sunny and warmer. | Low 80s

SUNDAY | Partly cloudy, warm and humid. Rain chances. | Mid 80s

MONDAY | Partly cloudy skies. Rain and rumbles possible. | Mid/upper 80s

TUESDAY | Clouds and sun. Rain and storm chances. | Mid/upper 80s
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