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First Alert Weather Day: Heat Advisory Friday Afternoon

Highs will lift to the mid 90s Thursday with the heat index nearing 107°.
Published: Jul. 30, 2021 at 4:54 AM EDT|Updated: Jul. 30, 2021 at 7:55 AM EDT
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Forecast Discussion: Counties generally south of highway 64 will be in a heat advisory from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Friday. The mid 90s this afternoon will combine with the high humidity levels to produce “feels like” temps from 105-110 degrees. Stay well hydrated and pay attention to your body if you have to spend any prolonged time outdoors this afternoon. Scattered storms will develop after 3:00 p.m. with a few strong to severe storms possible. The biggest risk will be wind gusts to 60 mph along with hailstones up to 1.00″ in diameter. Relief comes Saturday with highs in the mid to upper 80s under mostly sunny skies.

The heat index will reach 105 to 110 degrees
The heat index will reach 105 to 110 degrees(Jim Howard)
Stay hydrated and slow it down today
Stay hydrated and slow it down today(WITN)

Friday

Hot and humid with a high of 95°. Heat index: 105°. Partly sunny with a 40% chance of late-day storms with a few becoming strong.

Saturday

Mostly sunny skies. High: 87°. Winds: NE 10.