Forecast: The heat is not going away for awhile.

Forecast: The heat is not going away for awhile.

The heat will continue for today into the weekend in the Pine Belt.

There is a 20% chance for an isolated shower or thunderstorm this afternoon with highs in the mid 90s.

Lows tonight under partly cloudy skies will be in the mid 70s.

30% chance for a few showers and thunderstorms Friday into Sunday with highs in the mid 90s and lows in the mid 70s.

The tropics remain very quiet.

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