Less hot with lower humidity

Tracking New Heat Wave
Couple comfortable overnights
Published: Aug. 17, 2023 at 3:54 AM EDT|Updated: Aug. 17, 2023 at 12:29 PM EDT
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - A seasonable mid-August day ahead on this Thursday. A dry cold front arrives late tonight with a much drier and more comfortable air mass.

No chance of rain any time soon. There will be a heat wave build into the region stating Sunday into next week!

Thursday: Mostly sunny with high temperatures in the 80s. Light south breeze.

Thursday night: Partly cloudy and mild. Lows in the mid 60s to 70 degrees. Light south breeze.

Friday: Sunshine with a dry northwest wind. High in the low to mid 80s. Lows as cool as the 50s by dawn Saturday.

Saturday: Sunshine and dry. Highs in the low to mid 80s. Lows in the comfortable 50s.

Sunday: Hot sunshine. Still less humid with highs in the upper 80s to 90 degrees. Lows in the milder 60s.

Monday through next Wednesday: Mostly sunny and hot. Becoming a little more humid each day. Highs in the low to mid 90s. Lows in the mid 60s to 70 degrees.

Keep checking back here and to the NBC29 Storm Team Weather app for more updates.

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