Ottawa weather forecast calls for a rainy, humid Friday

Ottawa weather forecast calls for a rainy, humid Friday

The sun might have taken a break in Ottawa, but the humidity has sure stuck around.

Friday's forecast calls for drizzle ending in the morning before a mainly cloudy day with a 40 per cent chance of showers. The high is 23 C with a humidex of 30 and a UV index of seven (high).

Tonight should remain cloudy with a 30 per cent chance of showers late in the evening and overnight as the low drops to 15 C.

Saturday should bring back the sun, along with a few clouds, as the high jumps back up to 28 C. The humidex is a whopping 36, though.

Rain should return overnight Saturday and continue into Sunday with a 60 per cent chance of rain or thunderstorms. The high is once again 28 C.

Monday also brings a chance of rain with a high of 26 C. Temperatures remain in the low-to-mid 20s through next week.