Jim's Forecast: Hot and dry week ahead

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(WITN) -- Tuesday
A weak cold front will move through the area late Tuesday with little to no precipitation. Southwesterly winds will bringing increasing humidity levels with resulting heat index temps reaching the upper 90s. A stray afternoon storm could pop up during the second half of the day, but will be isolated if we see any activity at all.

Wednesday, Thursday & Friday
High pressure will build over the southeast through late week. Highs will generally run in the low 90s each day with a slight dip in humidity levels. Overnight lows will fall to the low 70s. Skies will stay mostly sunny with no rain in the forecast.

Saturday and Sunday
Highs will continue to push the low to mid 90s on Saturday with just a slim chance of a stray shower or storm. We'll have a better chance for a few showers/storms on Sunday as a cold front approaches from the west. Highs on Sunday will peak around 90 under the increasing cloud cover.