FIRST ALERT: Plenty of heat, just a few storms

FIRST ALERT: Plenty of heat, just a few storms
A slightly better chance of storms returns on Saturday. (Source: WMBF)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Hot and humid weather will continue through the weekend with a few storms in some areas.

Skies will remain mostly clear tonight as temperatures drop into the middle 70s with plenty of humidity through the night.

High humidity continues on Saturday.
High humidity continues on Saturday. (Source: WMBF)

The weekend will see more of the same weather we’ve seen all week with hot temperatures and high humidity.

Saturday will see temperatures climb to near 90 at the beach and into the lower to middle 90s inland. With a bit of an increase in humidity, the heat index will climb to 100-103 at times through the afternoon. There will be a slightly better chance of a few storms on Saturday with the risk of afternoon downpours increasing to 30%.

A slightly better chance of storms returns on Saturday.
A slightly better chance of storms returns on Saturday. (Source: WMBF)

Sunday will see temperatures climbing a few degrees higher with inland areas well into the middle 90s and the Grand Strand into the lower 90s. Again, the heat index will climb to 100 to 105. The risk of afternoon storms will drop to just 20%.

Hot and humid with just a few storms.
Hot and humid with just a few storms. (Source: WMBF)

A similar weather pattern will continue next week with slightly better chances of afternoon storms returning.

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