Lower humidity and cooler temperatures tonight and tomorrow, but sweltering heat will quickly bounce back

9 PM Update
Published: Jun. 18, 2022 at 1:33 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 18, 2022 at 9:57 PM CDT
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Light northeasterly winds will usher in cooler, less humid air overnight and tomorrow. This will only be a very brief reprieve as extreme heat and humidity returns next week. Rain will be hard to come by and temperatures will be near record highs much of the week.

TONIGHT: Mostly clear and pleasant with lows in the mid to upper 60s.

FATHER’S DAY: Mostly sunny with highs in the upper 80s to low 90s and not as humid. Northeasterly winds at 5-10 mph. Lows will be in the upper 60s.

NEXT WEEK: Scorching heat will make a comeback for the entire week. Highs will range from the upper 90s to around 102. The heat index could hit 105 or higher starting Tuesday through late week. Lows will be in the 70s. Rain chances will remain low. Heat Advisories and/or Excessive Heat Warnings are likely.

Erin Thomas - First Alert Meteorologist

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