Wild Weekend Weather: NBC 26 Weather Forecast - August 5, 2022 AM

Heat, humidity and storm chances crank up this weekend.
Posted at 5:58 AM, Aug 05, 2022
and last updated 2022-08-05 06:58:37-04

Today we will be warmer but dry with highs in the mid 80s. Light winds will blow in out of the southeast at 5-10 mph and begin to ramp up our humidity again.

It get's toasty on Saturday as highs spike to the lower 90s! Miserable dew points will place our heat indices near 100°, stay cool and hydrated!

Showers and storms arrive Saturday night and dampen the rest of our weekend plans. On and off storms are expected, with chances for damaging winds, hail and heavy downpours.

A few rain showers will linger into Monday with highs in the mid 70s.