Dangerous heat and humidity levels expected through the weekend

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The extreme heat and humidity makes Friday another great day to seek relief by the pool.

 

 

 

 

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A Heat Advisory is in effect through 1 P.M. Saturday.

HEAT ADVISORY FRIDAY: The oppressive heat and humidity continues Friday for the Lower Susquehanna River Valley. It’s a warm and soupy start, with morning haze and fog.  Heat IndexThen, it’s the three H’s the rest of the day—hazy, hot, and humid. Expect readings in the lower to middle 90s. Heat indices approach 100 degrees and exceed it for many. Afternoon pop up showers and thunderstorms are expected to form again, so have the umbrella for and plans, even during the evening hours. Be sure to drink plenty of water, and take frequent breaks indoors, preferably with air conditioning.

 

 

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An Excessive Heat Watch has been issued from Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening.

DANGEROUS WEEKEND HEAT: The weekend hangs onto the dangerous heat and humidity. Saturday is partly sunny, with a few isolated showers and thunderstorms possible. Our next cold front approaches Sunday, bringing more widespread showers and thunderstorms to the region. Highs are in the lower to middle 90s again on Saturday. It's also another day where heat indices could reach 100 degrees. Sunday's shower and thunderstorm chances keeps highs less hot, with readings near 90 degrees.

 

 

NEXT WEEK: The cold front slowly crosses through, meaning shower and thunderstorm chances carry over to early next week. Monday continues the chance for widespread showers and thunderstorms. Highs are still near 90 degrees. Tuesday temperatures fall back into the 80s. The chance for showers and thunderstorms likely still remain. Wednesday and Thursday still look unsettled, with temperatures still in the 80s. The humidity levels come down a bit, but it is still quite sticky.

 

 

Have a great weekend!

 

 

 

 

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