Weather forecast: Chance of showers, storms this afternoon, evening

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East northeast wind 3 to 7 miles per hour.

Thu: High: 72 Low: 44 Mostly sunny to partly cloudy. Near 70 with partly sunny skies for Saturday, mid 60s with mostly sunny skies for Sunday. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Shower chances linger Monday and Tuesday before mother nature would offer up a brief break. Winds could gust as high as 25 miles per hour. Brief tornadoes and damaging winds up to 60 miles per hour will be possible generally along and south of a reform to Clanton to Phenix City line.

Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1 p.m. A Wind Advisory is in effect from 1 pm this afternoon to 4 am Monday for counties along and east of I-65.

Sunday will be partly sunny in the morning, then mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers in the afternoon.

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Friday night, the low will be around 43 with clear skies, according to the weather service.

Sunny, with a high near 65. Tuesday will be another sunny day, with a high near 65, forecasters said. Low around 61. East wind 8 to 15 miles per hour.

Rain showers will develop Monday night toward Tuesday morning. Cloudy, with a high near 60.

Tuesday - Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North winds 10 to 15 miles per hour. Wind: S 10-20 miles per hour.

Thursday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39.