Overnight rain leaves one-third inch

Skies began to clear late Sunday morning after a welcome rain that fell overnight.
Taft got about one-third of an inch, with most of that falling in a surprisingly heavy rain shower that started about 12:30 a.m.

Officially, Taft got .34 inches.

More rain may be in store by late Monday

The National Weather Service is predicting partly cloudy skies for the rest of Sunday and most of the day Monday before another good shot at some precipitation Monday evening.
There is a 60 percent chance of rain, up to one-quarter inch, Monday before 11 p.m.

The rain chances taper off to 30 percent overnight and in to Tuesday but there is a chance of showers and even a thunderstorm through Tuesday night.

After a slight chance of showers early Wednesday, the weather is expected to clear up and a warming trend will follow.

Daytime highs will be in the 60s with overnight lows in the 40s through Wednesday, then warm to the upper 70s in the day and lower to mid 50s overnight by the weekend.