Heat, humidity return for Labor Day weekend

Friday afternoon weather update


  • Heat, humidity back this weekend
  • Few afternoon storms possible each day
  • No relief from heat all next week


Overnight: A few showers and storms will be around early tonight with some pockerd of heavy rain and gusty winds. Drying out, clouds will linger into the morning. Staying mild and muggy with lows in the upper 60s.

Saturday: Starting the day warm and muggy with temperatures quickly rising through the 70s. A few afternoon clouds with some pop-up showers and storms during the peak heating of the day are expected. No significant threat for severe weather, but heavy downpours and gusty winds are possible. Highs for the day in the middle 80s. Shower and storm chances will diminish into the evening, especially after sunset. Staying partly cloudy into the night with lows around 70 degrees.

Sunday: A similar day expected for with hot and muggy conditions. The day will be filled with sun and clouds and chance of a few pop-up showers and storms again during the heat of the day. Highs expected in the upper 80s with heat index values in the lower 90s.

Monday: Mostly sunny, hot and muggy for Labor Day. Temperatures will soar to highs near 90 degrees; feeling like the middle 90s. Between parades and festivals, drinking lots of fluids and keep cool is suggested. Symptoms of heat exhaustion include feeling nauseous, dizzy or faint. If you feel these symptoms find a cool place quickly and if you do not recover within a short period of time, reach out for medical attention.

Tuesday: Sunny skies, hot and muggy. Temperatures around 90 degrees with heat index values in the middle to upper 90s.

Wednesday: Another hot and muggy day with mostly sunny skies on Wednesday. Temperatures around 90 degrees with heat index values in the middle to upper 90s.