TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – Temperatures are heating up quickly, and highs should be in the low 90s. The humidity remains slightly lower, so heat index values stay in the mid 90s.
A few showers develop and push toward the Gulf of Mexico this afternoon and evening. Today’s rain chance is 30%. Once the rain ends, skies become mostly clear overnight.
Humidity will be even lower by tomorrow morning. There will also be a stronger breeze from the northeast tomorrow along with a 10% chance of a shower. Still a warm day expected with highs near 90 degrees.
It stays warm with slim rain chances for Friday with highs in the upper 80s to near 90 degrees.
TRACKING THE TROPICS: Hurricane Humberto continues to head away from the U.S. coast as it strengthens. It may impact Bermuda later today. Tropical Depression Imelda has already made landfall in Texas and will bring heavy rain all day there. Tropical Storm Jerry will slowly increase in strength as it tracks just north of the Caribbean Islands.