East Texas (KYTX)- Good Morning!
In the wake of last night's storms things are starting off calm today. 20% chance of isolated afternoon/eve thunderstorms under mostly sunny skies. Highs should reach 97 today, dropping into the mid-70's by tomorrow morning. A Heat Advisory has been issued from noon today through Friday evening for areas along and west of a line from Sulphur Springs - Canton - Athens - Palestine. The heat index within the advisory area will reach 105 degrees today and tomorrow. Elsewhere, the heat index will reach close to 103. Hot temps are expected to continue tomorrow through the weekend with highs soaring to between 98-100.
Computer models are pointing to a slightly cooler forecast next week. By Tuesday, high temps should be in the lower 90's. Have a great Fri Eve!