Rain likely for preseason opener

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Scattered showers and thunderstorms are likely today as a storm system slides right through Wisconsin.

Today looks mostly cloudy with scattered thunderstorms at times. The high reaches 76.

Scattered thunderstorms are possible during the Packers preseason opener this evening. The Philadelphia Eagles are at Lambeau Field. We are expecting scattered showers and thunderstorms with a kickoff temperature of 67 degrees.

Friday will mainly be mostly cloudy but there may be a few isolated thunderstorms with a high of 73.

We'll have major improvement for Saturday with partly cloudy skies and a high of 75 with very low humidity.

Sunday stays dry with mostly sunny skies and a high near 76.

The dry and pleasant weather looks to continue into next week with sunshine, low humidity, and highs near 80 degrees from Monday through Wednesday.