MANATEE -- Afternoon and evening thunderstorms are likely Monday in Bradenton, according to the National Weather Service.
Otherwise, skies will be partly sunny, with a high near 90 and easterly winds of 7 to 11 mph. The chance of rain is 60 percent -- with the best chance coming between 2 and 8 p.m., according to the Weather Service.
Forecasters caution that the storms could contain gusty winds and heavy lightning.
Monday night, skies will be mostly cloudy with a low around 72.