Scattered showers, thunder possible Friday before sunny, dry conditions Saturday
Thursday, June 13, 2013 - 5:38 pm

The National Weather Service is predicting scattered showers and thunder throughout St. Lawrence County Friday, with dry conditions and warmer temperatures into the weekend.

A low pressure system will lift toward the east coast tonight, with a cold front moving south into the North Country Friday, bringing rain and thunder, the service says.

A high pressure system will bring in the weekend with drier weather and closer to normal seasonal temperatures, the service says.

Rain may return Sunday and Monday, though temperatures are expected to remain in the mid 70’s, according to the service.

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The full forecast follows:

• Late Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 8 mph.

• Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

• Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

• Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.

• Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Light southwest wind becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the morning.

• Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

• Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

• Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

• Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

• Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

• Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

• Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

• Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

• Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

• Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.