PITTSBURG — Rain showers will continue on and off for the rest of the week.
According to the Springfield National Weather Service, the amount of rain has varied since Sunday, which had .5 inches of rain, Monday had .15 inches and there was 1.15 inches from 7 a.m. to 7 a.m. Tuesday to Wednesday.
Meteorologist Steve Lindenburg said he hasn’t received any area reports of serious flooding.
“I haven’t noticed anything other than street flooding,” he said.
The scattered showers will continue on and off for the rest of the week, Lindenburg said.
“It’s fairly unsettled starting tomorrow, tonight and continuing into next week,” he said. “Not too much more rain, probably less than a quarter of an inch.”
According to the Springfield National Weather Service, Thursday is forecasted to be partly sunny, with a high near 90 degrees. On Thursday evening there is a 60 percent chance of rain showers amounting to between a quarter and a half inch, with a possibly of a thunderstorm after 1 a.m.
On Friday, there is a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. The temperature is forecasted to be near 88 degrees.
Saturday night is forecasted to be sunny during the day and partly cloudy later that evening, with the temperature with a high of 88 degrees and low of 69 degrees.
There will be a chance of showers and thunderstorms on Sunday, with a high near 89.
On Sunday evening, showers are likely and there is a possibility of a thunderstorm before 1 a.m. and a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 a.m.
Monday it is forecast to be partly sunny with a high near 86 and on Tuesday mostly sunny with a high near 86.
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