Thursday Morning: Mostly dry, hot, and very humid; Dangerous heat this weekend

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StormTracker Morning Forecast…

Today: A few showers around, but most will stay dry and hot with highs in the low and mid 90s. Feels like temperatures will be in the 100s for several hours. Rain chance is around 10-20%.

Tonight: Partly cloudy and quiet with lows in the mid 70s.

Friday: Hot and humid with highs in the mid 90s, but it will feel over 100°F for several hours. Rain chance is only around 10-20%. Lows in the mid and upper 70s.

Weekend: Hot and a few spotty storms at times. Highs near 95°F with heat indices around 107°F-112°F for several hours. Keep in mind, this is the projected heat index in the shade, not direct sunshine. Heat advisory will likely be issued. Rain chance is around 20%.

Monday: Rain chance is around 20% with highs in the mid 90s with feels like temperatures in the 100s for several hours.

Tuesday: Mostly dry and hot with highs in the mid 90s with feels like temperatures in the 100s for several hours.

Wednesday: Ridge will begin to break down a bit. Rain chances will begin to increase a bit. Highs in the mid 90s with feels like temperatures in the 100s for several hours.

Tracking the Tropics: Invest 98L over the east coast will eventually move offshore and into the Atlantic and will likely develop into a subtropical or tropical system near the Outerbanks of North Carolina. If it becomes a storm, it will be named Fay, which would make this the 6th named storm of the season and the earliest 6th named storm on record in the Atlantic Basin. No threat to Louisiana.

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