Humidity is back and the heat moves in this afternoon in response to a strong southerly wind flow. Dew points continue to climb into the lower 70s which means the air is nearly saturated. A strong disturbance is moving east today. Sunshine during the day will allow for temperatures to hit the lower 90s and with the humidity in full effect look for heat index values to climb to near 100.
Showers and thunderstorms will become more numerous by late this afternoon shortly after peak heating of the day. There is the potential some of these storms grow to become severe. Main threat will be lightning and gusty winds however, most storms will remain fairly typical (unlike last weeks, beasts).Read full story