risk of rain

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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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On Saturday night, showers will retreat to Atlantic coastal counties where they will continue to be occasionally heavy with hail, and a risk of thunder, but gradually easing by morning.
The second alert said storms may break out again tomorrow afternoon, with the risk of thunder, lightning, localised flooding and "large hail".
But the site adds: "We have never reached capacity when it's raining, which we can't understand as swimming in the rain is truly wonderful, a delight to the senses - although the pool with be cleared/closed if there is a risk of thunder.
In northern areas the showers could be heavy and there is the risk of thunder with showers turning wintry over high ground in Scotland.
Tomorrow: An area of moist air will mix with the hot conditions, sparking heavy downpours and the risk of thunder and lightning.
Today will see a mixture of sunny spells and scattered showers, some of these perhaps turning heavy with a risk of thunder later.
Showers will locally be heavy, with a risk of thunder, especially near western coasts, and wintry over hills.
The Irish trainer saddled the great Risk Of Thunder to finish second around the daunting course in 1999 and has two possible horses this time.
It will get a bit cooler on Thursday and Friday when there will be a risk of thunder.
Easter Monday will be a cold, cloudy day with showers or longer spells of rain and a risk of thunder.
His nine-year-old had not been in action since finishing second to Risk Of Thunder in the Le Touche Cup at Punchestown almost two years ago when ridden by Norman Williamson.
SLIGHTLY stirred but not shaken is how Risk of Thunder returned from his latest exploits.
For the veteran actor plans to run his horse, Risk of Thunder, in the Czech Republic's Grand National today.
Forecasters said yesterday that heavy thundery showers were on the way, bringing a risk of thunder and lightning.
THERE is a risk of thunder today across Wales when heavy showers are expected to make road travel hazardous, according to forecasters.