(Storm Center 7)

Slight relief from heat in the forecast


  • Still warm and a bit muggy overnight
  • Slightly less humidity next 2 days
  • Storm chances increase again late week

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Skies will be partly cloudy with a chance for a pop-up shower or storm, according to Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Eric Elwell.

“Better chances for storm activity is south of I-70,” Elwell said. “It will remain warm and muggy with temperatures in the 80s.”

Tonight: Partly cloudy skies will stick around and it will remain warm, but quiet. Temperatures will drop back into the upper 60s by morning.


Tuesday: Expect scattered clouds and warm temperatures. It will still be a bit humid with highs in the upper 80s. There will be a slight chance for a pop-up shower or storm, mainly south of I-70.

Wednesday: Unseasonably warm weather will stick around under partly cloudy skies. It will also be quite muggy with highs in the upper 80s. There again will be a chance for a pop-up shower or storm, mainly in the late afternoon or evening.

Thursday: Partly sunny skies will start the day with showers and thunderstorms developing by late afternoon. Temperatures will drop slightly due to more expected cloud cover with highs in the middle 80s.

Friday: Occasional showers and thunderstorms are expected. Outside of the storms, skies will be partly sunny. Highs will top out in the lower 80s.

Saturday: While there will still be the chance for a pop-up shower or storm, much of our area will be dry with highs holding in the lower 80s.

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