(WSIL) -- Strong south winds will return Saturday. Afternoon temperatures should be lifted to near 70. Gusty conditions combined with low humidity will raise concerns for field fire spread in the afternoon.
The next chance of rain arrives Sunday. Every recent update in guidance has increased this rain event.
Sunday and Monday could provide soaking rains that could go a long way to alleviate the recent dry conditions.
I will have the latest forecast updates on News 3 this evening.