Clear skies, pleasant temperatures in the St. Lawrence Valley this weekend
Saturday, June 21, 2014 - 10:26 am

Pleasant temperatures, sunny skies during the day and clear skies at night are in store for the North Country this weekend and into Monday, according to the National Weather Service forecast.

Winds will be moderate and high temperatures will be in the 70s Saturday and Sunday and in the low 80s on Monday, and overnight lows will be in the 50s, but only into the low 60s Monday night.

Clouds begin to increase Monday night leading to a 30 percent chance of showers Tuesday, and a 60 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms Tuesday night into Wednesday, before the sun returns Thursday, the NWS predicts.

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The NWS forecast for the St. Lawrence Valley and the northwestern Adirondacks”

Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. North wind 7 to 9 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the morning.

Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 53. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the evening.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

Monday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 62. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 9 mph.

Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Light west wind.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Calm wind.

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 3 to 6 mph.