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Here is your early Monday report from Augusta:

For Monday practice rounds in Augusta, there will be partly sunny skies with a high of 79 degrees.

For Tuesday practice rounds, the forecast calls for a 100% chance of afternoon and evening rain and thunderstorms, heavy at times, with a high of 75 degrees.

For Wednesday’s Par-3 contest and final practice rounds, the early look calls for mostly cloudy and warm with a 40% chance for afternoon showers and a 70% chance for showers and thunderstorms after 5 p.m. with a high of 83 degrees.

For Thursday’s opening round, there is currently a 40% chance of early morning showers with a high of 76 degrees.

The skies over Augusta should clear up with sun forecasted from Friday through Sunday with highs in the mid- to high 60s.