HOT & HOTTER: Temps climb, humidity rises

WHITLEY COUNTY (Aug. 21, 2014) -- The heat and humidity will continue to build. Meteorologist expect the hottest and most humid surge of the summer which will reach well into next week.Temperatures will be in the lower 80s this afternoon but uncomfortable as dew points will rise into the 70s. Periods of showers and storms are expected today as energy from an approaching warm front is pushed north from the Gulf of Mexico.Warm temperatures, reaching into the 90s, move into the area Friday and through the weekend. This heat wave will continue through the middle of next week with highs near to above 90 each day.Today: Mostly cloudy with showers and storms becoming likely through this afternoon.High: 83°Winds: SW 5-10 mphTonight: Mostly cloudy with evening showers and thunderstorms, muggy as well.Low: 70°Winds: SE 5 mphFriday: Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and storms through afternoon.High: 86°Winds: W 5-10 mphFriday night: Mostly cloudy and very humid.Low: 70°Winds: SW 5-10 mph