After highs hit the low-to-mid 90s with near triple-digit heat indices Tuesday and Wednesday, cooler and drier air will return to the area. Highs Thursday and Friday will be in the low-to-mid 80s.

Average highs this time of year are in the low 80s and average lows are in the low 60s.

The heat and humidity will return by Saturday with highs near 90 degrees and heat indices in the mid 90s.