Rain and storm chances remain scattered to end the week

The rain and storm activity becomes more isolated to pop-up this weekend.
First Alert 12: Tracking the latest rain and storm chances to end the week. Plus, a quick update on the tropics.
Published: Jun. 2, 2022 at 4:19 AM CDT|Updated: Jun. 2, 2022 at 10:12 PM CDT
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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - After a warm Thursday with scattered showers and storms, we are tracking a mild night ahead. Lows will fall into the 60s and 70s under mostly to partly cloudy skies and north winds around 5 mph. A lingering shower or storm cannot be ruled out tonight, but most locations will remain dry.

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Friday will feature a mix partly to mostly cloudy skies. Afternoon highs will be slightly cooler, in the 80s with north winds around 5 to 10 mph. Just like Thursday, we are expecting widely scattered showers and storms during the afternoon hours Friday. Friday night will be partly cloudy with lows in the 60s and north winds.

Rain chances lower a bit this weekend. A mix of sun and clouds are expected both Saturday and Sunday. Highs this weekend will warm into the 80s and 90s. A pop-up to isolated showers or storms is possible both Saturday and again on Sunday. Overnight lows this weekend will hover in the upper 60s to lower 70s.

The heat will be on the rise during the upcoming work week ahead. Monday will warm into the lower 90s under partly to mostly sunny skies. A pop-up shower or storm will be possible in the afternoon. Lows will remain in the 60s and 70s.

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Tuesday and Wednesday afternoon highs will be in the middle to lower 90s. Mostly to partly sunny skies are expected along with a pop-up shower or storm. Lows through midweek will remain in the 60s and 70s.

Even hotter temperatures are forecasted to end the week. Middle to upper 90s are in the forecast for Thursday and Friday. Like most of the week, there is enough

humidity in place for an afternoon shower or storm to form. Lows will hover in the 70s to end the week.

Tracking the Tropics: Potential Tropical Storm One has formed just off the Yucatan Peninsula. Potential Tropical Cyclone is a term used by the National Hurricane Center to issue watches and warnings for a storm that is expected to impact land within the next 48 hours.

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The storm is forecasted to strengthen as it moves across the Gulf of Mexico and towards Central and South Florida. Once it reaches Tropical Storm strength, the name the NHC would give the storm is Alex.

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