MANATEE -- Sunshine returns to Bradenton's forecast on Friday.
The National Weather Service is calling for partly sunny skies, with a high near 88 and southwesterly winds of 7 to 16 mph. Gusts could reach 23 mph.
Isolated showers are possible early, and scattered showers and thunderstorms are possible after 11 a.m. The chance of rain is 30 percent.
Friday night, skies will be mostly cloudy with a low around 75. The chance of rain is 40 percent, mainly after 2 a.m., according to the Weather Service.