Triple digit heat index values this weekend

Cooler weather returns next week
Published: Aug. 4, 2022 at 3:55 PM CDT
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PEORIA (Heart of Illinois ABC) - A few stray showers and storms may be possible this evening and tonight, but otherwise our weather should stay dry for the next few days. Hotter weather is expected this weekend with highs in the 90s and heat index values near or above 100, but seasonably cooler weather will return next week.

Tonight and Tomorrow:

Lingering cloud cover will continue overnight and into early tomorrow morning. A few isolated showers and storms may be possible overnight, but we should be dry tomorrow.

Lows tomorrow morning will be near or just below 70s with highs rebounding to near 90 tomorrow afternoon.

This Weekend:

Highs will climb into the low and possibly mid 90s on Saturday and Sunday. Heat index values are expected to be around 100.

Saturday will be dry, and most of Sunday also looks dry but a few showers and storms may be possible late.

Heat index values could reach the triple digits this weekend.
Heat index values could reach the triple digits this weekend.(First Alert Weather, Heart of Illinois ABC)

Next Week:

Showers and storms will be possible on Monday, and some of these may linger into Tuesday. Otherwise most of next week looks dry.

We’ll be more seasonal next week with highs in the low to mid 80s, although upper 80s and low 90s may return by the end of the week.

Tune in this evening for your full First Alert 10 Day Forecast!

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