LIVINGSTON COUNTY – National weather forecasts predict that about one-fifth of an inch of rain will fall on Livingston County during Friday’s much anticipated thunderstorms.
According to the National Weather Service, it will most likely rain after 3 p.m. on Friday. This rain, though not much, could curb hot, dry conditions that can pose a risk of fire during July 3 and 4 fireworks displays.
On Friday there is a slight chance of showers before 10 a.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Showers are likely after 3 p.m., possibly accompanied by a thunderstorm. Chance of precipitation then is 60 percent.
Friday night, there is a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.
In both showers, new rainfall of less than one tenth of an inch are expected, with higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.