Rain will dampen Seattle this week, bringing a little bit of relief to some of the drought-stricken areas nearby.
Temperatures through week's end will reach the upper 40s during the day followed by overnight lows in the upper 30s.
The breezy conditions associated with the rain will continue through Thursday, occasionally gusting up to 25 mph.
Friday will be the first chance for the city to have a rain-free day.
Heading into next week, temperatures will jump up nearly 10 degrees from the weekend nearing 60 F. The beginning of the weekend will feature mainly cloudy skies with showers possible.
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