This will be another hot day in southwestern Connecticut with the potential for rain and strong thunderstorms this afternoon and evening, according to the National Weather Service.

The morning skies are sunny, with storms unlikely until after 4 p.m., says the NWS, as the daytime high temperature rises to about 90 degrees.

The threat of showers and thunderstorms continues until about 10 p.m. The overnight low temperature will be about 70 degrees.

Tomorrow should be sunny, with a high near 86 degrees. There is a late-night chance of storms tomorrow as the low temperature falls to about 69 degrees.

More unsettled weather is in the forecast for Wednesday, the weather service predicts. The chance of showers and thunderstorms is rated at about 30 percent, while skies will otherwise be partly sunny, with a high near 83.