Hit-or-miss storms expected this weekend with more heat next week

Another system brings showers into the region this weekend
Published: Jun. 10, 2022 at 3:38 AM EDT|Updated: Jun. 10, 2022 at 6:28 PM EDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn
  • Shower chances return late tonight
  • Hit/miss shower/storm Saturday
  • Warming up next week; 90s

OVERNIGHT

Skies continue to turn mostly cloudy into the evening. Our chance for rain gradually builds in. Overnight temperatures will be in the 50s and low 60s.

THE WEEKEND

This low pressure system should bring scattered rain chances overnight and into the first part of Saturday. At this time, it looks like the best chance of showers Saturday would be in the morning and through early afternoon. A few spotty showers are possible to remain in the area for Saturday afternoon and evening. Best advice? Have an umbrella nearby just in case you get caught in one of the stray showers. Sunday will be mostly dry, but again an isolated shower/storm is possible to form mainly in the late afternoon and evening hours.

Highs on Saturday will read in the mid-upper 70s/low 80s. By Sunday we are near seasonable with highs in the upper 70s and low-mid 80s. Humidity gradually builds back in during the weekend with dew points reading in the upper 50s and low 60s.

Several waves of showers will enter the area this weekend.
Several waves of showers will enter the area this weekend.(WDBJ7)

HOT & HUMID FOR NEXT WEEK

Looks like next week brings back the 90s for some of us. By Monday, some of our hometowns will push into the upper 80s and low 90s with humidity on the rise. Get ready for hot and humid conditions to persist for at least the first half of the next work week.

Temperatures soar back into the 90s early next week.
Temperatures soar back into the 90s early next week.(WDBJ Weather)

THE TROPICS

No tropical development is likely in the next 3-5 days.

You can find more information in our Hurricane Center.