Weather to remain hot, muggy, with thunderstorms in North Country this week
Monday, June 24, 2013 - 5:06 pm

Weather will remain hot and muggy with a threat of thundershowers throughout the North Country, according to the National Weather Service.

The high humidity and temperatures are expected throughout the week, with a chance of thundershowers each day. Temperatures will drop-off slightly as the weekend approaches.

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A seven-day forecast follows:

• Late Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Heat index values as high as 91. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

• Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 9 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms

• Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

• Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

• Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

• Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

• Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

• Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

• Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

• Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

• Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

• Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

• Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

• Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

• Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 7 mph.