**A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH COVERS ALL OF THE VIEWING AREA UNTIL 9:00 PM**
PERIODS OF RAIN ALONG WITH SCATTERED STORMS THIS WEEK
A FEW STORMS COULD BE SEVERE
NO EXTREME HEAT IN THE FORECAST THIS WEEK
This Afternoon: Mix of clouds & sun. Breezy with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs 77-83. Winds southwest 5-15 mph.
Tonight: A chance of showers & t-storms, otherwise mostly cloudy. Lows 60-65. Winds southwest 10 mph or less.
Wednesday: Partly to mostly cloudy with scattered showers and storms. Highs 76-83. Southwest wind 5-15 mph.
Wednesday Night: Mainly evening showers/thundershowers. Mostly cloudy. Lows 63-68. Light wind.
Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy. Highs 75-80. Southwest wind 5-15 mph.
**A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9:00 PM**
A few weather systems will slide through the region this week This will result in periods of rain along with scattered thunderstorms. Any storm this time of year can produce downpours and gusty winds.
We will be monitoring the potential for clusters of thunderstorms moving through the region this week. These clusters can produce widespread rains and strong winds. Flash Flooding is possible. Location and timing of these weather systems are difficult to determine more than a day in advance. Check back for updates through the week.
Right now scattered showers and thunderstorms are possible on July 4th with seasonable highs in the 80s. Humidity levels will be moderate this week, but temperatures look to stay near or slightly below average.
Recap: Highs in the upper 70s to middle 80s through the week. Lows in the lower to middle 60s.
Our average high is 85°, low 63°.
Meteorologist Ricky Matthews