News NYC weather: Spotty rain showers, thunderstorms expected midweek Your umbrella may come in handy this week. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Spencer Platt By Li Yakira Cohen Li.Cohen@amny.com Updated August 5, 2019 5:24 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email New Yorkers can expect typical summer weather in the week ahead, with seasonal temperatures and a chance of thunderstorms. Temperatures throughout the week will remain about the same, with highs in the mid-80s and lows in the 70s, but humidity and chances of rain will change. While Monday was relatively dry, the city will likely see sporadic storms Tuesday through Thursday, according to the National Weather Service. There's a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms all day Tuesday. Wednesday will hold the peak of the storm system with a 60 percent chance in the afternoon and evening. There's a 30 percent chance of those storms continuing through Thursday night. The weather will finally clear up on Friday, which is forecast to be mostly sunny, the NWS said. By Li Yakira Cohen Li.Cohen@amny.com Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.