Friday afternoon will warm to the low to mid 90s with this temperature range holding through this weekend. Combining these temperatures with the humidity, heat index values will be near 100 degrees the next three afternoons.
We are concerned about thunderstorms, some of which could be severe today and tonight. The primary threat will be damaging straight-line winds. There are a lot of moving parts due to the nature of a thunderstorm complex moving through middle of the country Friday morning. It may be able to hold together and even reach the Tennessee Valley later today.
Ahead of this thunderstorm complex we could also see pop-up showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Thunderstorms will be possible each day this weekend and into next week but many areas will remain dry due to the scattered nature of storms each day.
- Severe thunderstorms possible Friday
- Severe thunderstorms possible Saturday
- Isolated thunderstorms Friday, severe storms possible Saturday
- A few Friday thunderstorms
- Severe thunderstorms possible this evening
- Isolated severe thunderstorms possible Sunday
- Strong to severe thunderstorms Sunday
- Dry Friday, thunderstorms possible Saturday
- Hot with afternoon thunderstorms Friday
- Scattered thunderstorms through Friday evening