Intense weekend heat!

Tracking a low moving into the Gulf of Mexico next week

It will be extra hot this weekend. (Copyright 2023 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.)

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Saturday’s Forecast:

Saturday will be sunny and hot. Temperatures will start in the lower-80s and quickly climb to the 100s. Heat alerts are in place. As a reminder, all of SE Texas is in under a burn ban.

It will be sunny and hot. (Copyright 2023 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.)

Tracking the tropics:

The Gulf of Mexico could get a tropical depression or tropical storm early next week. A front blocks this from moving into Texas and steers it toward Florida Tuesday or Wednesday next week. The Atlantic has Franklin moving north and three other tropical disturbances that could also form. For up-to-the-minute alerts during our hurricane season, download our KPRC Hurricane Tracker 2 App.

There is a high chance for development in the Gulf. (Copyright 2023 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.)

10-Day Forecast:

Next week a front could bring rain Monday and Tuesday front a front. Although we will not get a big cool down, next Wednesday and Thursday will have lower humidity. That will feel great! Temperatures remain near triple digits through Sunday of next week.

Temperatures will be HOT this weekend. (Copyright 2023 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.)

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