A good Tuesday to all. It's 36 degrees under fair skies. Today will be cloudy and dry with a high near 57 degrees. And then Mother Nature gets ready to play a nasty trick on Halloween festivities in the Quad-Cities.
Tonight brings a 40 percent chance of rain after 10 p.m. The low will be around 49 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.
On Wednesday — trick or treat night in Davenport — there's an 80 percent chance of rain after 1 p.m. The good news is that the high for the day will be in the mid-60s. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch are possible.
The forecast doesn't get any better on Wednesday night as there is a 90 percent chance of rain and possibly a thunderstorm. The low will be around 58 degrees with new rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
For Thursday — trick or treat night in most of the Quad-Cities and the Halloween parade in Davenport — rain is likely with a high near 64 degrees. The chance of rain continues into the evening hours with an overnight low of around 42 degrees.
Sounds like an umbrella will be an essential part of most Halloween costumes.