Friday, August 18th, 2017
We’re enjoying beautiful weather across the Mid South with abundant sunshine and temperatures in the upper 80s and low 90s. Humidity levels are running slightly lower today due to a weak frontal boundary sliding through the area. Moisture levels will increase over the weekend boosting heat index values as temperatures rise into the low 90s.
Tonight, clear to partly cloudy skies with a low of 74. Winds will be calm.
Saturday, there is a possibility of some early morning showers and storms, otherwise expect a mostly sunny day with a high of 92, overnight low 75.
Sunday will be mostly sunny and continued hot with a high of 93 and heat index values exceeding 100 degrees. A few afternoon and evening thunderstorms are possible. Partly cloudy Sunday night with a low of 76.
Monday, Eclipse Day, expect mostly sunny skies throughout the day. There is slight chance for a shower or storm, mainly later in the afternoon hours. Monday’s high 92, overnight low 77.
Tuesday and Wednesday, partly to mostly cloudy skies with scattered showers and thunderstorms. The best chance of rain will come on Wednesday. Tuesday’s high 91, Wednesday’s high 88. Overnight lows in the low to mid 70s.