It is going to be a scorching hot end to July, and the heat will continue into the beginning of August. To wrap up the work week, afternoon high temperatures will be very close to the record high of 100 at the airport in North Charleston, with abundant sunshine. There may be a couple more clouds this weekend and just the slightest chance of an afternoon thunderstorm, highs remaining in the mid to upper 90s. The heat index values now through the weekend will be in the 104-109 range. This is dangerous heat, stay cool and stay hydrated. Next week, rain chances will be just a touch higher, and with a few more clouds, temperatures will slowly ease back closer to the averages in the lower 90s by Thursday.
There are two disturbances in the tropical Atlantic closer to Africa that have a 30% and a 40% chance of development in the next five days.
Tonight night, mainly clear, warm & muggy with lows around 80s.
Friday, sunny, hot and humid with highs in the mid to upper 90s.
Friday night, a few passing clouds, warm and muggy, lows around 80.
H: 3:58 pm L: 10:25 pm
Today's Record Temperatures