Monday, 15 October, 2018

First Warning Forecast: Tracking more heat and humidity

Warming up today, more humid by tomorrow DC-area forecast: Seasonably warm today with limited storm chances over weekend
Andrew Cummings | 01 July, 2017, 00:58

Highs will warm to near 90 degrees in the Upstate and mid 80s for the mountains.

There will be one more nice, pleasantly warm day on Thursday as winds will be lighter, skies sunny and no rain around Southern Idaho. Temperatures will fall into the upper 60s under increasing clouds. Upper 90s mid to late week and no chance for moisture so fire danger will be high. Patchy fog is possible late Friday night into Saturday morning. Other than that, Friday featured hazy sunshine with a couple of showers and thunderstorms to the north during the afternoon.

Right now, the models are showing mostly dry conditions with warming July sun on Tuesday...

We have enjoyed lower humidity and temperatures slightly below normal for summer the past few days. Overnight lows near 68-72 inland, to 72-74 along the beaches. However, most of the day should be dry and many locations should get through the day without rain.

Warming up today, more humid by tomorrow

The first line of showers and storms (associated with a trough of Low pressure) are moving through the Mid-South this afternoon. Chance for a shower or thunderstorm. It is hotter Wednesday near 90 degrees. Temperatures will top out somewhere in the upper 80s for the afternoon.

SUNDAY: Partly sunny with a high near 89. Partly sunny skies will be overhead both days. Sunshine will mix with some fair weather clouds and the air will be seasonably warm with highs in the low and middle 80s.

Early next week will bring rounds of showers/storms to the area Monday and the 4th of July itself. High: mid-upper 80s.

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