Here we go! Triple-digit temperatures are likely this weekend and into the middle of next week. These are the hottest days of the year for East Texas. A few showers could provide some relief by next Wednesday & Thursday.
EAST TEXAS STORM TEAM FORECAST: 8-9-19
SATURDAY MORNING: Clouds return with some sunshine. Lows: middle to upper 70s and near 80. Wind: SSW 10 mph.
SATURDAY: Partly to a mostly sunny afternoon. Highs: upper 90s to around 100! Wind: Southwest to South 10-15 mph. Heat indices to 105° or higher. Heat Advisory in effect until Saturday evening.
SUNDAY: Even hotter. Lows: upper 70s low 80s. Highs: upper 90s to as high as 103! Wind: Southwest to South 10 mph. Heat indices to 105° or higher.
MONDAY and TUESDAY: Mainly to partly sunny. Very hot. Lows: middle to upper 70s. Highs: upper 90s to mostly lower 100s. Wind: Southwest to South 10 mph
WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY: Remaining hot and humid. A slight shift in the heat high will allow for a 20% chance of rain or storms. Lows: middle 70s. Highs: upper 90s and around 100. Wind: Southwest to North 5-10 mph on Wednesday, East 5 mph Thursday.
FRIDAY: Partly sunny and hotter. Low: 77. High: 99. Wind: Southwest, turning SE 5-10 mph.