Forecasters call for a series of showers & t-storms this weekend, heavy afternoon storm on Memorial Day

The National Weather Service is predicting a series of showers and thunderstorms after 5:00pm today and continuing through early morning Friday.

Friday will bring clouds, sun, and warm temperatures. Saturday’s and Sunday’s forecasts include a chance of more showers and thunderstorms after 2:00pm and after 8:00pm, respectively.

Memorial Day’s forecast has a chance of showers and another thunderstorm after 2:00pm. From Accuweather’s predictions for Glenside:

Not as warm; a morning t-storm in spots followed by a heavy t-storm in the afternoon; thunderstorms can bring flooding downpours, hail and damaging wind gusts

From the NWS’ forecast:

This Afternoon

Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tonight

Scattered showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 2am, then isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Friday

Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 82. North wind around 5 mph.

Friday Night

Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Saturday

A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Saturday Night

A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Sunday

Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 82.

Sunday Night

A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Memorial Day

A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Monday Night

Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Tuesday

A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Tuesday Night

A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Wednesday

A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

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