The storms that prematurely ended the Par 3 Contest at Augusta National on Wednesday are likely to return during the opening round of the Masters on Thursday afternoon, possibly with heavy rain and wind gusts. Here is Augusta National's latest forecast for the tournament:
Dry weather is expected for the start of the first round tomorrow morning, but with some patchy fog in the vicinity. Thereafter, more showers and thunderstorms become likely tomorrow afternoon and into tomorrow night as a disturbance tracks through. Some of these storms may be strong with heavy downpours and gusty winds.according to the Weather Channel
Showers could continue into Friday morning before gradually coming to an end with cooler and breezy weather through the day. Conditions will dramatically improve into the weekend with more seasonal temperatures and plentiful sunshine.