MANATEE -- Typically steamy and stormy weather conditions for late summer in Bradenton are expected for Monday, according to the National Weather Services.
Forecasters are predicting mostly cloudy skies, with a high near 89 -- but heat index values making it feel more like 97. The chance of rain -- especially showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m. -- is listed at 50 percent.
Monday night, the expected low is 76, with scattered showers and thunderstorms continuing. The chance of rain is listed at 40 percent.
Similar conditions are expected to continue through Friday, according to the Weather Service.