Atlanta weather: Cloudy skies, high of 78 degrees in forecast today

Atlanta's weather report has light rainfall in store for the next week, starting on Friday, according to drone-powered weather forecasting service Saildrone. Friday's forecast shows the greatest likelihood of rain at 87 percent, with expected rainfall of 1.85 inches.

Also expect warm temperatures today and tomorrow, with highs in the upper 70s.

Skies will be mostly cloudy today and tomorrow. Winds are forecast to reach a modest high of 13 miles per hour on Friday, and stay in the teens through Saturday.

This story was created automatically using Saildrone's local weather forecast data, then reviewed by an editor. We also incorporate historic weather data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Click here for more about what we're doing. Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.