SIOUX CITY | A nice day is underway Thursday, but rain will come as the weekend arrives, only to be followed by another sunny day on Sunday.

The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls forecast for Sioux City shows a high of 71 degrees and sun for Thursday. Winds will become strong, with gusts up to 30 mph.

The overnight low will dip to 47 degrees, and the forecast for Friday is for a high of 63 degrees, with partly sunny skies and a slight chance of rain.

Showers are likely on Saturday, on a cloudy day with a high of 59. The clouds will clear out on Sunday, with a high of 57.

The sunny conditions will remain into Monday, when the temperature is expected to move higher, to 66 degrees. Plentiful sun is expected into the middle of the week, as Tuesday and Wednesday will have clear skies and highs of about 70.