• Temperatures in the upper 90s across the Mid-South

    By: Courtney Mickens


    FLORENCE update as of 10 pm:

    • Is now a CAT 1 hurricane with max winds at 90 mph
    • Some rainfall readings near the coast have already reported over 12” of rain
    • Storm surge is occurring now (more people die from storm surge than every other hurricane threat combined)
    • Is still projected to slowly move towards (and into) South Carolina, further weakening and heading inland
    • Massive flooding still expected


    • Warm and humid overnight
    • Mild and quiet early Friday
    • Temps ramp up quickly, 95° heat index by noon
    • Heat Index will top out in the upper 90’s
    • Widely scattered showers & storms possible with afternoon heating
    • Hot and humid rolls through the weekend and into next week
    • Watch the video above for your partly cloudy and humid Thursday

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