It seems like umbrellas are the new don’t-leave-home-without-it accessory, as some of these downtown Wilkes-Barre walkers can attest as they traverse North Main Street amid Tuesday’s late spring raindrops. With only one of the last six days rain-free, let’s hope the meteorologists are right about today’s local sunny forecast, which calls for highs near 80. Then, pull out that umbrella again. Heavy rain is expected to begin tonight and continue all day Thursday, fizzling out with a possible shower on Friday before sunshine reigns for the weekend. See the complete forecast on Page 14A.