TONIGHT: There is a a slight chance of t-storms overnight but severe weather is not expected. Temperatures will fall into the lower 70s with winds shifting to the north by morning.
WEDNESDAY: There is a slight chance of showers early in the morning near I-44, otherwise it will be partly cloudy and cooler with less humidity. High temperatures will reach the mid 80s north of I-70 and upper 80s south with light northerly winds.
EXTENDED: High pressure returns Wednesday through Friday bringing much welcomed relief with temperatures in the low to mid 80s. Weather will be quiet through Friday before a next front moves in Friday night, which will bring our next storm chance Friday and through the weekend as temperatures climb to near 90 by Saturday. For additional weather updates follow @ABC17Stormtrack and log on to abc17news.com.
Hurricane Arthur made landfall in North Carolina late on July 3, but it did not dawdle over the coastline to vandalize neighborhoods for long. By Friday morning, it had weakened to a Category 1 and was downgraded to a tropical storm on Saturday.