High temperatures will be in the middle to the top 90s during the weekend, but will feel closer to 105 with plenty of sunlight and humidity in the area. That is why today we have an Excessive Heat Alert for parts of our area.
There is a heat consultation for Chatham, Durham, Granville, Harnett, Hoke, Lee, Moore, Orange, Person, Scotland, Vance and Wake.
In an attempt to avoid the heat Morgan Norwood, ABC11, found a cool place to spend the afternoon in Raleigh: IcePlex.
The ice rink offers a warm break away from the heat wave outside.
@NWSRaleigh issued an excessive weekend clock. The heat index may reach 110 ° + on Saturdays and Sundays. If this happens, the watch will be replaced by a warning when we approach the start time. #ncwx pic.twitter.com/LqqIofRqGV
– Don Schwenneker (@ BigweatherABC11) 18 July 2019
on Tuesday, rising slightly until the end of the week.
Wake County EMTs came out on Friday, training for potentially dangerous pace this weekend. clouds and chances of showers and thunderstorms are also increasing. A great deal of North Carolina will see showers next weekend.
Check out the radar at any time with the free AccuWeather app for iPhone and Android today!
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