Oppressive heat and humidity building into the central and southeast U.S.
A heat wave is building into parts of the central and southeast U.S. this week. The combination of heat and humidity will lead to dangerous heat indices, especially in parts of the central Mississippi River Valley where an Excessive Heat Warning is in effect. Heat Advisories are in effect elsewhere across the region. Relief is not expected for several days. Read More...
Today Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday A chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night A chance of sprinkles. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 8 mph.
Saturday A chance of sprinkles before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.