Afternoon storms may dent the heat and humidity toward the weekend – Chris

An Alert Day is in the forecast this afternoon. Thunderstorms are likely this afternoon, some of which could be strong to severe and produce high winds, heavy rainfall, and small hail.

1 Alert Day

After starting out the day with sunshine, skies will gradually become mostly cloudy in the afternoon with scattered showers and thunderstorms developing. It will be very warm and humid; high temperatures will be in the upper 80s while heat index readings will be in the lower to the middle  90s. Tonight will be variably cloudy, mild and humid with scattered showers and thunderstorms ending overnight; some patchy fog is possible. Low temperatures will fall to the upper 60s.

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On Friday, skies will become mostly sunny, and it will be very warm and humid; high temperatures will be in the upper 80s, with heat index readings will be in the lower to the middle 90s.

There might be a little break in the heat and humidity for the weekend. Saturday will partly sunny, very warm, but a little less humid; there is a slight chance of an afternoon or evening shower or thunderstorm. High temperatures will be in the middle 80s with heat index readings in the upper 80s to lower 90s. Sunday will be mostly sunny and warm with high temperatures in the lower 80s.

Monday will be mostly sunny and very warm with high temperatures in the middle 80s, with heat index readings around 90 degrees. Tuesday will be mostly sunny, hot and a little more humid. High temperatures will be near 90 degrees; heat index readings will be in the middle to upper 90s.

Wednesday will be partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Thursday will be partly sunny, but warm and humid. High temperatures will be in the lower 90s Wednesday and upper 80s on Thursday. Heat index readings will be in the middle to upper 90s.

Friday will be partly sunny, very warm and humid. High temperatures will be in the upper 80s with heat index readings in the lower to middle 90s.

Next weekend may bring more hot weather. Both Saturday and Sunday will be partly sunny, and it will be hot and humid with high temperatures around 90 degrees, with heat index readings in the lower to the middle 90s.

10 Day Am

TODAY:
Becoming mostly cloudy, very warm and humid with scattered showers and thunderstorms, especially in the afternoon.
High: 87; Heat Index: 90 to 95
Wind: SW 6-12 MPH

TONIGHT:
Variable cloudiness, mild and humid with scattered showers and thunderstorms ending overnight; patchy fog is possible.
Low: 68
Wind: W/SW 5-10 MPH

FRIDAY:
Becoming mostly sunny, very warm and humid.
High: 87; Heat Index: 89 to 94
Wind: W/NW 8-15 MPH

FRIDAY NIGHT:
Mostly clear, mild and a little less humid.
Low: 65
Wind: NW 5-10 MPH

SATURDAY:
Partly sunny and very warm, but a little less humid with a slight chance for an afternoon or evening shower or thunderstorm.
High: 85; Heat Index: 86 to 91
Wind: W/NW 6-12 MPH

SUNDAY:
Mostly sunny and warm.
Low: 64
High: 83

MONDAY:
Mostly sunny and very warm.
Low: 62
High: 85; Heat Index: 86 to 91

TUESDAY:
Mostly sunny, hot and a little more humid.
Low: 64
High: 90; Heat Index: 92 to 97

WEDNESDAY:
Partly sunny, hot and humid with a chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Low: 67
High: 90; Heat Index: 93 to 98

THURSDAY:
Partly sunny, very warm and humid.
Low: 68
High: 88; Heat Index: 90 to 95

FRIDAY:
Partly sunny, very warm and humid.
Low: 68
High: 89; Heat Index: 91 to 96

SATURDAY:
Partly sunny, hot and humid.
Low: 67
High: 90; Heat Index: 92 to 97

SUNDAY:
Partly sunny, hot and humid.
Low: 67
High: 90; Heat Index: 92 to 97

 

 

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