Today, it will continue to be less humid as an area of high pressure sits north of Alabama bringing in northwesterly winds. We will be mostly sunny and hotter with high temperatures in the upper 80s.

Tonight, it will be cool one more time with low humidity. Lows will be in the middle 60s.

Friday will become hotter, but the humidity stays low with plenty of sunshine. High temperatures will be in the lower 90s.

Weekend Outlook: The area of high pressure at the surface will move east of Alabama. This will bring in southerly winds and higher humidity levels. At the same time, an upper-level ridge of high pressure will be centered over the Central Plains states. Alabama will be on the southeast side, so we will feel the impacts of hotter temperatures. Saturday will be partly cloudy and hotter with highs in the middle 90s. The heat index will be back between 100-105°. Sunday will be mostly sunny, hot, and more humid with highs in the middle 90s. The heat index will be around 105°.

Next Week’s Outlook: The upper-level high pressure will stay over the Plains States, and we will continue to be hot and humid for much of next week. Monday through Thursday will be mostly sunny, very hot and humid. Daily high temperatures will be in the upper 90s and the heat index around 105°.