Ideal summer weather for St. Lawrence County with clear skies, warm temperatures
Saturday, August 9, 2014 - 9:53 am

Sunny days, clear night skies and warm weather in the North Country this weekend will persist into early next week, according to the National Weather Service.

Daytime highs this weekend will be 80 to 85 degrees with light winds.

Nights will generally have calm to light winds, with mostly clear skies and patchy fog possibly developing in the early morning hours.

Early morning minimum temperatures will range from the 40s in the mountains to near 60 in the valleys.

The next chance for widespread showers and a few thunderstorms will arrive late Tuesday with a slow moving low pressure system, the NWS predicts. Showers may be possible through the end of the work week, along with cooler temperatures.

You can check the forecast anytime on NorthCountryNow.com’s weather page.

• Today: Sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

• Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

• Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 6 mph.

• Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

• Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

• Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

• Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind around 8 mph.

• Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

• Wednesday: Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

• Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Light southwest wind.

• Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

• Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind around 6 mph.

• Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 6 to 8 mph.