Weather alert: Showers, storms possible in Bradenton on Wednesday

MANATEE -- Scattered showers and thunderstorms are possible in Bradenton on Wednesday, according to the National Service.

Forecasters say there is a 40 percent chance of rain, with the best chance coming after 1 p.m.

Otherwise, the day should be hot, mostly sunny and humid. The expected high is 89, with heat index values making it feel more like 97.

Wednesday night, the chance of rain drops to 20 percent. The forecast low is 74.