Storm chances tonight; Heatwave begins Sunday

Published: Saturday, August 17, 2019 @ 5:09 AM
Updated: Saturday, August 17, 2019 @ 4:22 PM

Partly cloudy with a few PM Showers

QUICK-LOOK FORECAST 

  • Showers and storms possible overnight
  • Heatwave beginning on Sunday through Tuesday 
  • High heat index values return

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DETAILED FORECAST

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This evening: Expect mostly cloudy skies this evening with a chance to see showers and thunderstorms, according to Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Molly Coates. A few storms may be on the strong to severe side with damaging winds, heavy downpours and lightning. Temperatures will fall through the 80s.

Tonight: Conditions will include strong to severe storms with damaging winds, heavy downpours and hail being the primary threats. Temperatures will reach the lower 70s.

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Sunday: There will be partly sunny skies with hot and breezy conditions as highs reach the low 90s (Heat Index of 96). There is also a chance for thunderstorms in the afternoon hours. 

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Monday: We will have partly sunny skies, and it will be hot and humid with a high in the low 90s (Heat Index of 97). There is a chance for thunderstorms in the afternoon hours once again. 

Tuesday: There will be partly sunny skies, and it will be hot and humid with a high near 90 (Heat Index of 95). There is a chance for thunderstorms in the afternoon hours. 

Wednesday: It will be partly cloudy with a chance for scattered PM storms as highs reach the middle to upper 80s.