Here is a sampling of five things to know for Tuesday, Aug. 27 in Melrose:
1. Back to school: The first day of school for Melrose Public Schools students is Tuesday, according to the Melrose Public Schools website. 2. Meeting time: The Melrose School Committee will have a regular meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Aldermanic Chamber at City Hall, according to the city website.
3. Local forecast: There is a 40 percent chance of rain on Tuesday, and it is expected to be mostly cloudy, according to the forecast for Melrose on the National Weather Service website. During the day, temperatures may hit a high of about 83 and an overnight low of 64, according to the forecast.