High heat and humidity for Memorial Day, Feels like temps over 100 degrees

Mainly dry with just a stray shower or storm
Posted at 5:35 AM, May 26, 2024

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Sunday featured record breaking heat with a high of 95 degrees in West Palm Beach. This beat the old record of 93 degrees set back in 2000.

We'll see mostly clear skies tonight with mild and balmy low temps in the upper 70s near the coast and slightly cooler inland

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Memorial day features high heat and humidity with highs in the middle 90s under sunny skies. Most remain dry, but there is a slight chance of an isolated storm in the afternoon.

We're forecasting a high of 95 degrees for Monday - which would be just one degree shy of the record of 96 degrees in 2000.
So we will be very close - if we don't tie or beat it the old record

Tuesday will continue the hot and humid trend in the lower 90s. Afternoon thunderstorm coverage picks up a bit - with a 30% chance of storms

We stay hot through the workweek, with rain chances will increasing mid-week. We are tracking a cold front that will bring more showers and storms to end the week.

Thursday expect a few more showers on the radar. Friday looks to be the rainiest day, showers and thunderstorms as the cold front sags south.

Saturday we will continue to keep rain chances in the forecast. Temperatures will be a touch cooler than it has been, in the upper 80s.