Heat blazes into Saturday, heat advisory issued

Published 10:11 am Friday, July 17, 2020

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Gone are the mild temperatures we’ve enjoyed the last couple days, back is the sweltering heat.

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Austin has been placed in a heat advisory starting at 1 p.m. Saturday and extending through to 8 p.m. Saturday.

According to the National Weather Service, heat and humidity will soar with a temperature of 92 expected and heat indices of between 100 and 105 predicted.

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Rain and thunderstorms are expected Saturday night with a tenth and a quarter inch of rain expected, except for higher amounts possible with thunderstorms.

Sunday temperatures will hover in the mid 80s with mostly sunny skies.