Fourthcast: Wet weather expected at times this weekend

Weather
Friday’s severe weather outlook

Friday: Rain chance is around 70%. Rain will likely begin to develop by midday and will be off and on through the evening.

Potential Threats: Heavy rain, frequent lightning, and gusty wind will be the main concerns with storms that fire up. An isolated severe will be possible – damaging wind would be the main threat. Heavy rain could lead to some nuisance flooding, especially in low-lying areas.

Temperature: High near 92°F. Heat index values between 103°F-108°F.

Dodging storms this 4th of July

4th of July: Showers and storms are likely at times, but more so during the afternoon and evening. Rain chance is currently at 60-70%, but may need to be adjusted higher. It should not be a total washout, but if you have outdoor plans, have your “plan b” ready to go. If you’ll be out in the open water, best bet is to stay close to shore so you can seek shelter, if needed.

Potential Threats: Heavy rain, frequent lightning, and some gusty wind will be the main concerns with storms that fire up. Heavy rain could lead to some nuisance flooding.

Temperature: High near 90°F, but it will feel like 101°F-105°F.

Sunday: Passing showers and storms are likely at times on Sunday. Rain chance is currently at 60-70%, but may need to be adjusted higher.

Potential Threats: Heavy rain, frequent lightning, and some gusty wind will be the main concerns with storms that fire up. Heavy rain could lead to some isolated flooding.

Temperature: High near 89°F, but it will feel like 100°F-105°F.

Gusty wind, frequent lightning, and waterspouts will be possible

How to Prepare: Be sure you have multiple ways to receive weather alerts for the next few days.

You can always check out the Interactive Radar here.

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