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From StormWatch7's Eileen Whelan:
Hot and humid; although not as hot as yesterday. Isolated PM thunderstorms.
Feels like: 98-103°
Warm and muggy.
Hot and humid. Isolated thunderstorms, especially along the mountains and Shenandoah Valley.
Feels like: 94-98
Record breaking temperatures kick-started the work week. We made it to 100 degrees all three area airports. Fortunately, the worst of the heat and humidity is behind us. We're still for a week of hot and humid weather, so don't think we're in the clear.
Highs today will reach the mid 90s, but it will feel closer to 100 degrees. Tomorrow through Sunday highs will top out in the low 90s with upper 80s returning (average for this time of year) by Monday of next week.
As for rain chances, isolated thunderstorm chances are possible today through Thursday afternoon. The greatest chance for wet weather will be in the mountains and Shenandoah Valley. By Thursday evening, an area of low pressure will track over the area bringing us our next best chance for rain that will continue into Friday.
A few storms are possible over the weekend, but it won't be a washout for your outdoor plans.
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Today's Record Temperatures