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June 27, 2014

WEEKEND FORECAST: Umbrellas or sunscreen?

FAIRMONT — The final weekend of June is shaping up to be a warm one with not too much threat of thunder storms. It just might be the right kind of weather to plan some outdoor activities.

Today, the National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration, predicts the high will be 86 with mostly sunny skies. Though some clouds will roll in tonight, the low will only drop down to a comfortable 64.

On Saturday, there's only a slight chance of showers or a thunderstorm after 3 p.m. — 20 percent — with a high of 84 expected.

Saturday night looks to be pleasant, too, with a low of 65 and only a 30 percent chance of showers or a thunderstorm.

But by Sunday, rain in the forecast is a 50-50 situation. It's going to be mostly cloud on Sunday, with a high of 84 and a 50 percent chance of rain. NOAA predicts a system could dump up to a quarter of an inch of rain.

Sunday night, the forecast again calls for a 50 percent chance of rain with an expected low temperature of 68.

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