EDISON - New Jersey saw a mostly dry afternoon after early morning storms brought heavy rain to the state.

News 12 New Jersey meteorologists say that Friday night should remain mostly dry, but rain showers are expected for most of the weekend and into Monday.

Friday’s overnight hours should see partly cloudy skies with temperatures cooling slightly into the low-70s.

Saturday is expected to start off with sunny skies, but rain could develop by the afternoon. Thunderstorms are also possible at night. Temperatures should reach the mid-80s.

Sunday is expected to be mostly cloudy with thunderstorms possible. Temperatures are expected to be slightly cooler, in the low-80s.

Monday is also expected to be mostly cloudy with scattered rain. High temperatures should reach 81 degrees.