An EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING is in effect through 7PM on Friday in Franklin, Lauderdale, Lawrence and Colbert Counties. Expect temperatures in the middle/upper 90s Friday afternoon with a heat index as high as 113°F.
The HEAT ADVISORY for all other North Alabama and Southern Tennessee Counties is in effect through 7PM on Friday. Expect temperatures in the middle/upper 90s Friday afternoon with a heat index as high as 110°F.
What to expect…
Hot and humid with some scattered storms: that’s the typical late July weather around here, and it’s exactly what we have coming this afternoon.
Some of those scattered storms could get intense! Heavy summertime downpours can produce prolific lightning, strong wind gusts and torrential rainfall through early Friday evening.