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Weather system to bring rains late Saturday

Part of the weather system that brought severe weather and tornadoes to the midwest this week will move through the Tampa Bay area late Saturday night.

The system will bring a 60 percent chance of rain, though forecasters don't anticipate the system will pack any tornadoes or destructive winds.

"It's the same front, just what's left of it, without its punch," said Bay News 9 meteorologist Diane Kacmarik.

The rain could start sometime overnight Saturday. The rain should push out of the area sometime Sunday morning. Partly cloudy skies and cooler temperatures will follow, with a high Sunday of about 65.

Weather system to bring rains late Saturday 03/02/12 [Last modified: Friday, March 2, 2012 7:08pm]
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