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After a calm weekend, Yorkers could see rain on Labor Day before heading back to work on Tuesday, says the National Weather Service in State College.
After a Saturday with a high of 85 and a low of 67 with southerly winds, Sunday looks good as well with partly sunny skies with a high of 85 and a low of 68. Southerly winds will blow and the chance of rain will be low at 20%.
Labor Day will have a 60% chance of showers, and possibly a thunderstorm, after 2 p.m. with a high temperature of 77. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch are expected with higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Rain chances go up to 80% Monday night with a low temperature of 65. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch are possible.
Here is what the National Weather Service is forecasting for the rest of the week:
Tuesday: Some showers and thunderstorms are likely. It will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 76, with a 60% chance of precipitation.
Tuesday Night: There is a 30% chance of showers. Otherwise, it will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday: There is a 30% chance of showers. Otherwise, it will be partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night: It will be partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday: It will be sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night: It will be partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday: It will be mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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