The heat gets cranked up today with highs soaring into the 90s areawide today. Heat index values will climb into the mid to upper 90s during the peak heat hours this afternoon.

The weekend is trending even warmer with the hottest temperatures of the summer so far possible. Highs in the mid to upper 90s will be common. A major cool down is scheduled to arrive early next week with rain chances increasing by the middle of next week.

- Joe

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