FOURTH OF JULY FORECAST ... Maybe a shower before the fireworks

Staff reports

A few scattered showers could accompany Fourth of July fireworks, but don't expect a washout.

The rain probability increases to 30 percent for the Fourth of July. Highs will approach the mid 90s, with lows in the mid 70s.

A similar weather pattern continues into the weekend, but the rain chances kick up to 40 percent Saturday.