Today’s weather story from the National Weather Service:
Thunderstorms today then dry
Thunderstorms ending by early tonight…then dry through Friday
(July 8, 2014) – An upper level disturbance will move across the Mid-Mississippi valley today and will allow rain and embedded thunderstorms to overspread the area. Most of the rainfall should move off the east this afternoon, and then out of the area by early tonight. Dry conditions are expected to follow through Friday. Highs the rest of the week should be in the 70s to around 80.