A beautiful drive as this Friday morning's weather is what Friday morning weather should be all about. Possible thunderstorms during the afternoon commute.

Friday is expected to be sunny with highs in the mid-80s, though forecasters are calling for chances of scattered afternoon thunderstorms and showers.

The National Weather Service said there was about a 20 percent chance of rain after noon, with light breezes. The low will fall to about 70 degrees overnight.

Saturday is also expected to be sunny and in the mid-80s, with a small chance of showers and thunderstorms returning on Sunday. Sunday is expected to be in the high 80s and breezy.

Monday and Tuesday are expected to be hot, with highs near or above 90, and a likely chance of thunderstorms or showers.

cwells@baltsun.com

twitter.com/cwellssun