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Today’s weather: High temps and chance of rain

Highs will be in the 90s today with a heat index as high as 98.

There is a 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon and a southwest wind 5-10 mph.

Tonight, it will be partly cloudy with a low around 71 degrees, and a south-southwest wind of 5 mph becoming calm.

Friday will bring mostly sunny skies with a high around 89 and similar wind. Friday night will see a low of 73 and a west-southwest wind of 5 mph becoming calm.

A 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms should be expected Saturday afternoon, though the day will be mostly sunny with a high near 90. The same chance of precipitation continues Saturday night, with a low around 73.

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