Monday's First Warning Forecast: Hot and humid, storms by late day

Today's National Weather Service forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a 60 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11 a.m., then a chance of showers between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5 p.m. Some storms could produce gusty winds, frequent lightning and heavy rain.

Tonight: Mostly clear. Wind: NE 5-10.

By Thursday, we will have rain chances stay at 20% for any afternoon showers and thunderstorms. Calm wind becoming west around 5 miles per hour in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of rain is 40 percent. However, rain chances will likely increase during late week as that system passes by.

Wednesday Night.Mostly cloudy. A few showers/storms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

By Tuesday, as the sunshine continues, it's going to get warm again, with highs back into the 90s.

Saturday Night. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. This low has an 90% chance of tropical development over the next 5 days.

Monday night: Showers and storms.

Wednesday, forecast confidence lowers given with what happens with the hurricane models and what could potentially be T. S. Bret moving north somewhere along the Gulf Coast. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

Today, partly sunny, hot and humid, chance for pm storms.

Widespread showers and thunderstorms, with areas of torrential rainfall, are expected throughout the region this afternoon and evening.

Friday Night.Mostly cloudy. Lows in the low 70s.

Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Friday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1 p.m.

Thursday Night. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71 degrees.

Sunday, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.

  • Larry Hoffman