Morning showers at Atlanta Motor Speedway have given way to cloudy skies, but weather is expected to remain a factor on Friday at the Hampton, Ga., facility.
More rain is forecast for Friday evening, which could hamper the scheduled running of the America Commercial Lines 200 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series race. The start time is a little after 9 p.m. Eastern time
Truck series and Sprint Cup qualifying, and practices for all three of NASCAR's touring series are also on the schedule for Friday, weather permitting.
Saturday's forecast calls for partly cloudy skies, but it will be windy, with a high in the low to mid-40s.
And the extended forecast for Sunday looks good, with highs in the mid-50s.