SHELTON WEATHER: Rain and possible thunderstorm on the way

The good news is that a lot of people have Friday off due to the Good Friday holiday and it’s going to be warm. The bad news is that it’s likely to rain in Shelton.

The rain could start early Friday, but it will almost certainly be raining by later in the day on Friday, according to the National Weather Service. There’s also a chance for a thunderstorm and fog on Friday evening.

The rain could linger into Saturday morning, the NWS said.

Day-by-day forecast

Here’s a summary of the NWS weather forecast for Shelton during the next few days:

Friday:  A chance of showers with a high around 60 degrees. Showers likely at night, with up to a half inch possible.

Saturday:  Showers possible in the morning, then becoming sunnier with a high around 52. Overnight low of 29 degrees/.

Easter Sunday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Small chance of afternoon showers. Strong winds, with gusts up to 34 mph.

Monday:  Mostly cloudy, with a high around 55.

Showers also are possible Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday in Shelton.