HEAT ALERT: Feels-like temperatures approach 100 to start workweek before midweek cooling

Storm Watch Team Meteorologist Brian Fitzgerald says high heat and humidity will make real feel temperatures close to 100 degrees on Sunday.

News 12 Staff

Aug 7, 2022, 10:49 AM

Updated 675 days ago

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Storm Watch Meteorologist Michele Powers says it will feel like 95-100 degrees to start the workweek.
Powers says a cold front clears the air by Wednesday and that rain is likely on Tuesday and Wednesday.
MONDAY: The day should be the hottest day in the forecast with partly sunny weather and a pop-up storm. Expect temperature highs between 90 to 95 degrees but should feel more like 100 degrees.
TUESDAY: It should be a day of sun and clouds during the morning and afternoon with a shower or storm in the evening and temperature highs in the lower-90s.
WEDNESDAY: The heat should break by this day, but there is a good bet for a stronger thunderstorm in the evening. Prepare for temperature highs in the mid-80s.


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