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 48. Light west northwest wind.
Thursday A 10 percent chance of showers after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Friday A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. East wind around 7 mph becoming north in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Saturday A 20 percent chance of showers after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.