FIRST ALERT: Taste of summer continues, showers and storms expected Friday

Andrew's Evening Weather Forecast

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Our taste of summer continues with warm temperatures and plenty of sunshine across the Grand Strand and Pee Dee. As we head into tonight, look for lows to drop into the low-mid 60s for another mild night.

Lows tonight will remain mild along the Grand Strand and Pee Dee.
Lows tonight will remain mild along the Grand Strand and Pee Dee. (Source: WMBF)

The gusty southwesterly winds will continue as we head into Thursday, bringing warmth across the region. After another warm start on Thursday, highs will climb into the mid 80s with a chance to break the record high temperature of 84° in 2006. In the Pee Dee, highs will be warmer with readings in the upper 80s. Sunshine will be the main story for Thursday, before clouds begin to increase Thursday night and into Friday morning.

We could break a record high temperature along the Grand Strand Thursday.
We could break a record high temperature along the Grand Strand Thursday. (Source: WMBF)

An approaching cold front will be responsible for the cloud cover and rain chances on Friday. No severe weather is expected but a few storms are possible Friday afternoon. With more cloud cover, look for temperatures on Friday to be cooler with highs in the upper 70s for highs.

A cold front will bring showers and a few storms for Friday. No severe weather is expected.
A cold front will bring showers and a few storms for Friday. No severe weather is expected. (Source: WMBF)

If you are looking ahead to the weekend, you will have a nice forecast on tap. Sunny skies will be possible for Saturday with lower humidity and temperatures in the mid-upper 70s. Temperatures will rebound back into the upper 70s and lower 80s on Sunday with just a very slight chance of an afternoon shower.

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