Hot Friday evening football forecast

POSTED: 10:24 AM CDT Aug 30, 2013 
Friday night football forecast

After the hottest day of the year for most of Mid-Missouri (Thursday's high at Columbia: 97°), temperatures will be slightly hotter with higher humidity.

Highs will likely reach the upper 90s across most of Mid-Missouri with heat indices as high as 105.

Many area high school football games have been postponed to 8 p.m. due to the heat. You can check the list of game time changes by clicking the following link. (High School Football Game Time Changes)

Temperatures will likely be in the low-to-mid 90s through the early evening with heat indices still near 100. By 8 p.m., temperatures will drop into the upper 80s and then low-to-mid 80s by 10 p.m.

Skies will be mostly clear with a southwest breeze. There a slight chance of a spotty showers late Friday night.