• FORECAST: Oppressive conditions see heat index values above 100 degrees

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    Forecast highlights:

    • It will be another very hot day around Charlotte, with highs in the mid-90s again by the afternoon and a heat index above 100 degrees
    • The mountains will see a better chance for storms Wednesday as some of the remnant moisture from Barry brushes by
    • The chance for downpours in the metro area remains low, but a few are possible here or there
    • This oppressive heat will last into the weekend and we could see even higher heat index values
    • Relief does look like it’s finally on the way next week

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