Extreme Heat & Humidity Will Continue Into Wednesday

Strong storms arrive Wednesday evening, briefly improving the humid conditions
Published: Jun. 14, 2022 at 12:44 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 14, 2022 at 6:53 PM CDT
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QUAD CITIES IA/IL (KWQC) -- YOUR FIRST ALERT FORECAST FROM CHIEF METEOROLOGIST ERIK MAITLAND:

***FIRST ALERT DAY - FOR HEAT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING - SEVERE STORM RISK UNTIL MIDNIGHT WEDNESDAY***

***EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING THROUGH 8PM WEDNESDAY***

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Mostly clear skies are expected for another warm night skies with uncomfortably high humidity and lows only back to the mid 70s. Highs will be in the 90s Wednesday

with heat indexes up to 110+! Wednesday will start rain-free but during the evening a cold front will ram into the heat and humidity over the region. This could spark

strong to severe thunderstorms Wednesday evening. During the night a bit of the humidity will be scoured out but we’ll still finish the week with highs in the mid and

upper 80s to 90 degrees which is where we’ll also stay for the weekend. Next week we get the heat and humidity right back with highs in the upper 90s by Tuesday.

TONIGHT: CLEAR TO PARTLY CLOUDY. MILD & MUGGY. RAIN POSSIBLE WEST. LOW: 76. WIND: S/SW - 10

WEDNESDAY: WARM AND HUMID. HEAT INDEX: 105 TO 110. STRONG EVENING STORMS POSSIBLE. HIGH: 96°. WIND: SW 10-20/30

THURSDAY: MOSTLY SUNNY & WARM. HIGH: 90°.

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