MANATEE -- For the first day of school, kids, don't forget your slickers and umbrellas.
The National Weather Service says showers and thunderstorms are likely for Bradenton on Monday, mainly after 4 p.m.
Skies should be partly sunny, with a high near 91 -- and heat index values making it feel more like 99. The chance of rain is 60 percent.
Monday night, showers and storms are likely to continue until 11 p.m. Otherwise, skies will be mostly cloudy with a low around 76.
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Except for a diminishing tropical wave off the coast of Africa, as of early Monday the tropics were clear.