Weather alert: Afternoon showers, storms possible Wednesday in Bradenton

Showers and thunderstorms may hit Bradenton on Wednesday afternoon and into the evening, according to the National Weather Service.

Forecasters were calling for partly sunny skies and a high near 89. The chance of rain was listed at 40 percent during the day, and 30 percent in the evening. The best possibility of rain is between 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., according to the Weather Service.

The expected low Wednesday evening is about 73.