WBZ AccuWeather Midday Forecast For Aug. 2

Sunny, dry weather with seasonable temperatures is expected this weekend in the greater Boston area, National Weather Service forecasters say.

“We can’t rule out a shower or thunderstorm, but for the most part, I think it will be dry,” said meteorologist Alan Dunham. “Expect pretty much perfect August summer weather.”

Temperatures should be in the low to mid-80s Saturday in Eastern Massachusetts and the low 80s on Sunday.

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Next week should bring slightly cooler temperatures in the 70s and 80s. Precipitation should hold off until Wednesday. The chance for precipitation in Boston Wednesday is 30 percent.