By Kristin Emery

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Storms rattled the area overnight and into the early hours of the morning on Tuesday night and Wednesday morning.

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Just prior to 4:00 a.m., severe thunderstorm watches for southwestern Pennsylvania were canceled but heavy rain will continue through around 6:30 a.m.

The rain will gradually clear through the morning and make way for a nice afternoon.

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However, the dry weather will not last very long, with rain moving back in on Thursday and then a big drop in temperatures.

Today will see a high in the mid-to-upper-60s then on Friday it will be in the 40s.

Easter weekend looks to be warm but with a chance of showers on Sunday afternoon.

Photo Credit: KDKA Weather Center

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