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...
Overnight Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 43. West wind around 6 mph.
Thursday Sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night A 20 percent chance of showers after 11pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 46. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.