Rising Humidity & Afternoon Pop-Ups

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Temperatures will turn up warmer than yesterday with highs in the upper 80s and a heat index in the low 90s. A stray shower this afternoon possible, but not likely for most of the area. More clouds will pour in tonight and lows will fall into the lower 70s.

TODAY: Partly cloudy. 20%. Winds: SW 5-10 mph. High: 88.

TONIGHT: Mostly cloudy. 20%. Winds: SW 5 mph. Low: 72.

WEDNESDAY: Mostly cloudy. 30%. Winds: SW 5-10 mph. High: 88.

REST OF THE WEEK: Wednesday and Thursday will also feature a chance for afternoon and evening scattered storms. However, everyone will not see rain. Highs will be in the upper 80s on both Wednesday and Thursday. With sunshine and a southwest wind, humidity levels will be back up at the end of the week. The highs will be in the lower 90s with a heat index around 100 on Friday.

WEEKEND: It now looks like we could see a few afternoon pop-up storms on both Saturday and Sunday. The weekend is definitely not a wash-out, but a shower or storm will be possible between noon and 6 pm. Highs will be in the lower 90s with lows in the lower 70s.

Copyright 2019 WMC. All rights reserved.