Several days of rain likely for the Harrisburg area

Thursday night - A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy with a high near 72. East wind 8 to 11 miles per hour becoming south in the afternoon.

Instead, focus on the blue skies and warming conditions predicted to arrive on Wednesday and carry into the weekend.

Tuesday night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch are possible.

Rain?: 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 miles per hour.

Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. It will be cloudy, with a low around 53. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

Chance of rain 30%. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

Saturday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 9pm. Cloudy, with a high near 62.

The Weather Service said quiet weather will follow after the system exits the region, with just a 20 percent chance for showers Monday night and Tuesday.

Thursday brings a chance of showers in the morning, before become warm and a tad bit muggy in the afternoon and evening. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

  • Wendy Palmer