Heat index rises into 90s as region braces for heatwave; expect a warm, muggy night

Heat Wave on the Way

QUICK-LOOK FORECAST:

  • Stray shower or storm in early evening
  • Warm and muggy overnight
  • Heatwave arrives at end of the week

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DETAILED FORECAST

THIS EVENING & OVERNIGHT: It will be partly cloudy, warm and muggy with a light breeze into the evening. A stray shower or storm is possible, mainly southwest before sunset.

It will dry out with clear skies overnight, staying warm and muggy with lows in the upper 60s.

THURSDAY: The hot stretch continues; dry and mostly sunny. The temperature will hit 90 and the heat index will be in the low to mid-90s. The UV index will be very high.

FRIDAY: It’s lining up to be another 90-degree day with sun and dry conditions. We will have a very highs UV index because of the sunny conditions. The heat index will be in low to mid-90s.

JULY 4th: Expect a hot, humid day with highs reaching the lower 90s and a heat index in the middle 90s.

SUNDAY: The weekend will end with a possible heatwave with highs in the low 90s and a heat index in the middle 90s. A few pop-up storms could develop with the heat of the day.

MONDAY: It will be hot and humid again with highs in the lower 90s and a heat index in the middle 90s. There will be a chance for a few pop-up showers.

Wednesday Midday 5-Day Forecast