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A sunny start, but showers likely later Monday

The week is off to a beautiful start, but we could experience a thunderstorm by the end of the day, forecasters said.

“Today we’ll have some scattered showers and maybe a pop-up thunderstorm,” said National Weather Service meteorologist Stephanie Dunten. “It’s going to be one of those situations where Boston will get a shower, but Medford won’t get anything.”

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Skies will start our sunny, gradually turning cloudy in the afternoon as high temperatures rise into the upper 60s. Clouds should become heavier overnight, with low temperatures near 51 degrees.

The sun will return Tuesday, with high temperatures in the 60s and low 70s. Skies will become mostly cloudy in the evening as temperatures drop into the lower 50s.

Wednesday should feature similar temperatures and partly sunny skies Clouds will roll in during the evening as temperatures drop into the low to mid-50s. Some showers could begin falling overnight and continue into Thursday.

“The best chance [of rain] is Thursday, but right now that looks like maybe a quarter of an inch,” Dunten said.

Showers could continue throughout the day, along with a thunderstorm possible Thursday morning. Skies will be cloudy, with high temperatures in the high 50s and low 60s. Rain should peter out in the evening as low temperatures sink to the low 50s.

Some light showers could return Friday. Skies will be cloudy all day, with high temperatures in the low 60s. More clouds should arrive in the evening, along with some possible rain showers.

Catalina Gaitan can be reached at catalina.gaitan@globe.com. Follow her on Twitter at @catalina_gaitan.
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