Friday Night: Dangerous heat over the weekend

Weather

Tonight: A stray shower or two may be possible this evening, but most will stay dry and warm. Morning temperatures will be in the low and mid 70s.

Saturday: A Heat Advisory and an Excessive Heat Warning are in effect from 9 AM until 7 PM. Dangerous high heat and humidity could lead to heat-related illnesses. Heat indices will be over 108. Rain chance is only 10%.

Sunday: We will likely have more heat alerts on Sunday. Highs will be in the mid and upper 90s with feels-like temperatures over 108. Rain chance is around 20%.



Next Week: Hot with higher rain chances Monday – Thursday, but it won’t be a washout. Highs in the low and mid 90s.

Tracking the Tropics: Grace is forecast to track toward central Mexico. Henri will likely strike New England late this weekend. This is something that has not happened in 30 years. No threats to Louisiana

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