MANATEE -- Scattered showers and thunderstorms are again possible in Bradenton on Thursday.
The National Weather Service is calling for mostly sunny skies, with a high near 90 -- and heat index values as high as 97. Calm winds will become south-southeasterly at 5 to 7 mph.
The chance of rain is 40 percent, mainly after 11 a.m.
Thursday night, skies will be mostly cloudy, with a 20 percent chance of isolated showers and thunderstorms, according to the Weather Service.