“Isolated and scattered rain chances”

When you hear us say things like “isolated” or “scattered rain and storms,” that can probably get confusing.  Since we have relatively small rain chances over the next week, you will probably hear us use these terms a lot in the coming days.     This image represents an isolated shower.  Most of the map is rain-free here, but there are a few people who will get rain from this.  When we say isolated, think about isolation (where a person is alone).  This shower (or it could mean a few showers) is kind of on its own.  It is not part of a…