LINKEDINCOMMENTMORE

Scattered strong storms will move through the Bay area today.

In addition to these storms, we are alsowatching a tropical system in the central Gulf of Mexico Saturday as it tracks north.

Related: WX Briefing, tropical weather update

It will bring abundant moisture to Florida. The weekend will not be a washout, but showers will be enhanced by the tropical moisture feed leading to showers and thunderstorms with extra heavy rain at times.

Coastal showers will be possible in the morning, with storms building during the afternoon with50% chance coverage possible. Sunday will get into a good steady SE flow pushing 60% chance of storms to the metro area in the afternoon.

Saturday Scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Saturday Night Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Sunday Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. East southeast wind 10-15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Sunday Night Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Monday Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Monday Night Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Tuesday Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Tuesday Night Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Wednesday Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Meteorologist Mark Collins

Read or Share this story: http://on.wtsp.com/1goWioB