The mid-May heat wave continues, with near-record high temperatures in the forecast today and again tomorrow. Lots of sunshine and just a few fair-weather clouds today, with high temperatures just above 90° in Nashville, upper 80s outside the “urban heat island”:
Not only will it be sticky, but the mugginess also means a slight chance of a few afternoon storms on Thursday. A better chance of scattered storms on Friday, then the first half of the weekend is looking mostly dry but hot:
Scattered showers and storms are more likely by Sunday and Monday, which will bring an end to the worst of the heat.
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