By Llarisa Abreu

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Monday features cloudy skies and afternoon rain with perhaps a clap of thunder or two; some rain could be heavy due to the ample moisture across the region. Afternoon highs will climb into the upper 70’s and low 80’s.

 

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An east wind takes over on Tuesday to keep clouds in place and moderate temperatures back closer to average.

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Spotty to scattered showers are likely on Tuesday and light showers and sprinkles on Wednesday.

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Drier conditions look prevail for week’s end with an increase in at least times of sunshine. The muggy factor lessens by midweek and more fall-like air should build in by next weekend.