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, with a low around 50. Calm wind.
Thursday A 20 percent chance of showers after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Friday A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 51.