Extremely dangerous heat stress is expected today and Saturday as high temperatures rise in the upper 90s and heat index values top out between 110 to 115 degrees for much of the forecast area. Hot temperatures remain but will moderate somewhat Sunday. Heat stroke will be imminent with prolonged outdoor activity. Stay hydrated and avoid strenuous outdoor activities, and check on neighbors and loved ones to make sure they have a cool place to spend the hottest part of the day.
It will be mostly sunny and hot today with high temperatures in the upper 90s to near 100 degrees. There will be a low chance for afternoon thunderstorms over the southeast half of the area.