First Alert: Showers and storms head toward the coast

Published: Oct. 8, 2021 at 4:07 AM EDT|Updated: Oct. 8, 2021 at 12:34 PM EDT
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SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - Thunderstorms are moving offshore, but light to moderate rain lingers into the afternoon.

Minor flooding is the overall concern for the day, but it is still a low-end threat. The rain and clouds will help keep out temperatures in the lower 80s. Rain lessens in coverage during the evening with temperatures falling back into the 70s.

Friday Tybee Tides: 9.5′ 10:03AM I 0.3′ 4:34PM I 8.7′ 10:22PM

Saturday morning starts out slightly cooler with morning lows in the mid 60s. Cloud cover sticks around this weekend. A scattered rain chance returns on Saturday, mainly during the afternoon. Drier weather moves in on Sunday with afternoon highs in the lower 80s.

The work week starts out in the low to mid 60s with highs in the lower 80s. Warmer weather builds back in by the middle of the week with morning lows in the upper 60s and afternoon highs in the mid to upper 80s.

Tropical Update:

There is a low pressure system about 100 miles off the coast of South Carolina. This only has a 30% chance this develops into a tropical or subtropical system. There aren’t any other areas of development expected over the next five days.

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