risk of rain

risk of rain

 and risk of showers; risk of thunder(-storms)
a chance of precipitation. (Used only in weather forecasting. There is no "risk" of hazard or injury involved.) And for tomorrow, there is a slight risk of showers in the morning. There is a 50 percent risk of rain tonight.
See also: of, rain, risk
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A yellow weather warning is in effect, with the Met Office saying there is a risk of rain, wind, snow, ice and fog across large areas of England, including Merseyside.
While today is set to stay dry, though, there is a risk of rain over the rest of the weekend.
On Saturday there will be showers in the north, and the south is also at risk of rain.
There is a risk of rain on Tuesday as well, with the NCMS saying: "Hazy, partly cloudy to cloudy at times weather, clouds amount will continue increasing during morning period, with a chance of rain fall, especially over far northern and eastern areas, another slight drop in temperature.
Breezy conditions and the risk of rain will hit the North West, but it may still reach 17C.
Today is forecast to start dry with a few showers later and a risk of rain during the afternoon and evening, especially in the south, east, and into Powys.
Today is forecast start dry but a few showers will break out and there is a risk of rain arriving during the afternoon and evening, especially in the south, east, and into Powys.
Temperatures are set to shoot up to the mid 70s again on Tuesday and Wednesday but it will feel extremely humid with a risk of rain.
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Much of the south and western half of Scotland will be much cloudier, increasing the risk of rain, sleet and snow.
There is a reduced risk of rain in North Wales and the temperature will be on average 22/23degC.
Most of the UK will experience widespread sunshine, though further north there is a risk of rain at time, especially in north-west Scotland today, Ratcliffe added.
Civil Defense in Jazan has warned citizens of the dangers of descending into valleys during flood run-offs following rainfall for their own safety, stressing the importance of following civil defense instructions to reduce the risk of rain and floods during the rainy season.
After a very warm and humid start to the day, there will be an increasing risk of rain in central and northern areas, which is where flooding is most likely.
There will be a risk of rain and cloud, but temperatures are expected to remain around 8*C.