BALTIMORE (WBFF) -- Heating up for the start of the holiday weekend!
High pressure moves offshore and a southerly flow sets up, a more summery pattern unfolds for the end of the week and start of the weekend. Thursday remains bright and sun with highs soaring into the upper 80s. Friday turns out mostly sunny, hot, and more humid with highs near 90 with an isolated shower or thunderstorm.
While we wait on a sluggish cold front, we'll see rain chances, heat, and humidity increase over the weekend. Saturday and Sunday turn out partly cloudy and steamy with highs in the low 90s. There's also a risk for scattered showers and thunderstorms both afternoons.
Monday looks partly cloudy and not as humid with highs still in the very warm low 90s.
For July 4th, next Tuesday, an early look gives us an isolated afternoon thunderstorm with continued clouds and sunshine and highs near 90. By fireworks time, likely any storms should isolated storms should taper down with temperatures in the 70s and 80s.
Shower and thunderstorm chances go up midweek with highs in the upper 80s.
Today's Record Temperatures