Up to 25 mm of rain could be heading to Windsor area

More rain is on the way to Windsor-Essex, according to the latest Environment Canada forecast.

Increasing cloudiness is expected Thursday morning, with a 60 percent chance of showers or thunderstorms late in the afternoon. Wind becoming southwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 in the morning. High 28 Celsius. Humidex 36. UV index 8 or very high.

As for Thursday night, the forecast calls for a few showers ending overnight then mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Risk of a thunderstorm in the evening and after midnight.

Local amount of rain is expected to be 15 to 25 millimetres. Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Low 19 C.

Here’s a look at the EC forecast over the next several days:

  • Friday..cloudy. 60 percent chance of showers in the morning. A few showers beginning near noon. Risk of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Local amount 10 to 15 mm. High 24. Humidex 30. UV index 4 or moderate.
  • Saturday..a mix of sun and cloud with 60 percent chance of showers. High 26.
  • Sunday..a mix of sun and cloud. High 28.
  • Monday..a mix of sun and cloud. High 29.
  • Tuesday..a mix of sun and cloud. High 30.
  • Wednesday..a mix of sun and cloud. High 28.