Once again, according to the newest data, heat index temperatures could easily exceed 100 degrees. The threshold for a heat advisory is 105 degrees. I think it's possible for some of you to reach that. This is a long range forecast and subject to change, but most of the data I have looked at supports this early summer heat wave.
|The GFS echos the Euro with high heat later next week.|
|GFS forecast heat index temps next Friday look brutal. Notice the NE corner not as bad since they will be on the edge of the upper ridge and may see a few storms.|
|Drought conditions are expanding and worsening south and west of the state. It's across these areas which will have a better chance for hitting 100 degrees and higher since soil moisture is depleted.|