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FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Heat index to soar into the 100s

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*First Alert Weather Days Today-Sunday due to Heat and Humidity
*Heat Advisory from 10am-8pm: Stay cool and hydrated
*Air Quality Alert 8am-midnight: Limit time outdoors

FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAYS TODAY THROUGH SUNDAY FOR HEAT/HUMIDITY --HIGH TEMPS IN THE MID AND UPPER 90s. HEAT INDEX UP TO 105°+

TODAY: Mostly to partly sunny, very hot and humid. Highs in the upper 90s to near 100°. Heat index near 105-107°. (PM Rain Chance: 10%) 

7am: Partly Sunny, 79°
Noon: Mostly Sunny, 91°
3pm: Partly Sunny, 99°
7pm: Mostly Sunny, 92°

SATURDAY: Partly sunny, hot and humid with a few showers and storms during the afternoon and evening. Marginal risk for isolated strong storms per SPC. Lows in the upper 70s, highs in the upper 90s. (Rain Chance: 30%)

READ MORE ABOUT THE DANGEROUS HEAT:

SUNDAY: Partly sunny, hot and humid with a few showers and storms possible during the afternoon and evening. Slight risk for severe weather for most of central VA per SPC. Lows in the upper 70s, highs in the upper 90s. Heat index 100°+. (Rain Chance: 30%)

MONDAY: Partly sunny, hot and humid with scattered afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s, highs in the mid 90s. (Rain Chance: 40%)

TUESDAY: Partly sunny and hot with an isolated chance of a few showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s, highs in the upper 80s. (Rain Chance: 20%)

WEDNESDAY: Partly sunny, a tad cooler and slightly less humid. Lows in the low 70s, highs in the upper 80s.

THURSDAY: Partly sunny. Lows near 70°, highs in the upper 80s. (Rain Chance: 20%)

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