Partly sunny, breezy and dry conditions are forecast for Today and the Easter weekend after a splattering of light rain Thursday. Wind gusts of up to 30 mph could buffet the region today, but calming Saturday, according to the National Weather Service. Expect mostly sunny skies and gradually warming temperatures of up to 65 degrees by Sunday.
Pit Lake will be the scene of a kid’s fishing day Saturday from 9a.m. to noon for children 14 and younger. Rock Island volunteers will serve coffee and doughnuts in the morning and hot dogs and soft drinks later. Some rods and reels will be available to borrow. The general trout opening day is April 26.