Summer Like Weather Is Here And So Is A Holiday Weekend!

It going to be warmer, more humid with a daily chance a mainly PM storm. Sounds like a summer weather pattern..

Consult the calendar and it says summer begins June 20th, but in reality summer begins this Memorial Day Weekend so let’s get right to it!.

Cool temperatures are gone and it is going to feel like summer. With a warm front moving through the area humidity will increase with a south breeze bringing moisture from the Gulf of Mexico. As temperatures head to the mid 80s-upper 80s we have a summer forecast complete with thunderstorm chances this weekend. The best chance will be during the afternoon through early evening. Any storm can produce locally heavy rains, gusty winds and intense lightning. With a lot of people heading to lakes and backyard pools always keep and eye on the sky.

The holiday weekend and the final week of May find a typical summer-like pattern setting up. High pressure centered to the east, south breezes keep the humidity in place and daily highs in the mid to upper 80s. Weather systems stay west or move north with the ridge of high pressure in place. Each day will bring a shower/storm chance mostly in the heat of the day and decreasing during the evening.

The summer officially starts June 20th at 5:44 pm and last through September 20th.

Take a moment to remember why we observe Memorial Day as we remember those who gave everything for our county.

.SATURDAY: Warm and humid with scattered P.M. storms. High: 84. Wind: South 5-10 mph.

TONIGHT: Scattered clouds, chance for an isolated storm. Low: 64°.  Wind: S 5 mph

SUNDAY: Very warm with a few storms possible.  High: 88°.  Wind: South 5-10 mph.

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