Metro-East News

Hot, hot, hot for the weekend

Starting Friday, the high temperature will be in the mid to upper 90s for the next several days with a heat index of around 100, according to the National Weather Service.

Skies will be sunny with a high of 93 Friday. A light breeze will blow from the southwest at 5-9 mph.

Friday night, it will be clear with a low of 69.

The mercury will reach 95 Saturday under sunny skies with a breeze of 3-7 mph from the south.

It will be mostly clear with a low of 72 Saturday night,

The high will again be 95 Sunday with a breeze from the west at 3-6 mph.

Sunday night, skies will be mostly clear with a low of 73.

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