There’s more heat on the way for the area, but it will cool down some over the weekend.
Here’s the forecast from the National Weather Service:
Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. South wind 6 to 13 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. North wind 5 to 7 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph in the evening.
Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%
. Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 78.