Today's Beaufort County weather and extended outlook (Oct. 27)

Good morning! It might not look like it from here, but we're heading toward a great weekend.

It was 61 degrees at sunrise amid light rain for most of us in Beaufort County and the surrounding areas.

More rain will fall throughout the day, and the high will reach just 71, according to AccuWeather. Rain cover will be about 84 percent. The overnight low will be a relatively warm 67 under the insulation of cloud cover.

There is a better-than-average chance of rain Wednesday as well, at 56 percent. The high will be 78 and the overnight low 64.

Starting Thursday, however, the area will dry out, with single-digit chances of rainfall and mostly sunny skies. Highs Thursday through Saturday will be ini the upper to mid-70s with lows around 60.

Get more information on our weather page.