Temperatures this morning under mostly clear skies are in the low 70s and with dew points around 70 degrees it feels quite muggy.
With plenty of sunshine today temperatures will reach the mid 90s, it should be short of the record 99 set back in 1983. However it will be the hottest day since July 20th.
A strong cold front will approach the area on Thursday with thunderstorms likely some may be strong with heavy rain and gusty winds.
Cooler and much drier air will follow the front on Friday.
Pleasantly cool weekend is in store for us with Saturday being the coolest day with temperatures only reaching the upper 60s.
Dry with seasonable temperatures as we head into next week.
The forecast: Today – Sunny, very hot and humid, high in the mid 90s.
Tonight – Partly cloudy and muggy, low in the low 70s.
Thursday – Partly sunny with showers and thunderstorms becoming likely in the afternoon, some storms may be accompanied by heavy rain and gusty winds, high in the upper 80s.
Friday – Chance of an early morning shower then becoming mostly sunny, much cooler and less humid, high in the low-mid 70s.
Saturday – Sunny, high in the upper 60s.
Sunday – Sunny, high in the low 70s.
Monday – Mostly sunny, high in the mid 70s.
Tuesday – Sunny, high in the low 70s.
Marine forecast: Today – West-southwest wind becoming south-southwest to 12 knots, seas 2-3 feet.
Outlook – Advisories may be needed later Thursday into Saturday morning.
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