A damp Wednesday will turn into cooler, fall-like days ahead

Anthony Maenza
York Dispatch

Showers are likely to continue in York County this afternoon, ushering in cooler, fall-like weather, according the National Weather Service. 

The weather service measured nearly 2 ½ inches of rain at the York Airport since Sept. 4. 

On Wednesday, Rain is likely between 1 and 5 p.m. the weather service said with a 70% chance for that to occur Wednesday. New rainfall amounts of up to a tenth of an inch are possible with a high temperature of 70 degrees. 

Crowds and workers handle with rain early Monday afternoon. Meredith Willse photos

Chances for precipitation go down to 30% by Wednesday night with a low of around 62. A northeast breeze of 3 to 6 mph is expected. Another tenth of an inch of rain is expected. 

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A wet Wednesday will turn into a cooler Thursday with a high of 78 and northerly wind blowing between 5 and 7 mph. The low Thursday night will be near 59 degrees. 

Here’s the weather outlook from the National Weather Service for the rest of the week: 

Friday: It will be sunny, with a high near 79.  

Friday Night: It will be mostly clear, with a low around 59. 

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Saturday: It will be mostly sunny, with a high near 80. 

Saturday Night: It will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. 

Sunday: A 30% chance of showers is expected after 2 p.m. It will be partly sunny, with a high near 79.  

Sunday Night: There will be a 30% chance of showers. Otherwise, it will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. 

— Reach Anthony Maenza at amaenza@yorkdispatch.com or @atmaenza on Twitter. 

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