Saturday
48°
Rain Showers
100%
Saturday Night
43°
Severe Tstms
100%
Sunday
47°
Partly Sunny
1%
Sunday Night
31°
Mostly Clear
1%
Monday
50°
Mostly Sunny
1%
Monday Night
31°
Mostly Clear
1%
Tuesday
55°
Mostly Sunny
3%
Tuesday Night
40°
Partly Cloudy
8%
Wednesday
55°
Chance Rain Showers
50%
Wednesday Night
45°
Rain Showers Likely
62%
3 Day
Extended
Tuesday, August 5th, 2008
Photo by Janie Southard/The Daily Standard

Sunsets on Mercer County's agricultural landscapes are frequently picturesque even though they sometimes precede a nighttime storm as was the case on Monday.

Related online story:
The 1.05 inch of rain that fell overnight will help area crops, but more rain is needed, says local weather forecaster and farmer Dennis Howick.
"It was enough to help, but more is needed in another week," he said. [More]
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