Breezy, hot days this week

Posted at 5:39 PM, Jul 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-15 18:39:12-04

The onshore flow is increasing and breezy days are back as winds come in from the southeast this week at 15-22 mph, gusting to 30 mph. As the dome of high pressure aloft remains in place, we'll stay mainly dry with only a stray shower possible this week, above average temperatures and heat indices at 105-110 each day. The average high in Corpus Christi through the 20th is 93 degrees which will be surpassed as we hit into the mid 90s and inland areas near 100. Nights will stay warm and muggy with lows near 80.

Monday Night: We'll have a warm, muggy night with a southeast breeze at 8-15 mph and lows in the upper 70s to near 80.

Tuesday: Humidity will be high once again with partly to mostly sunny skies. Temperatures will reach the upper 80s at the beaches to near 100 well inland with afternoon heat indices at 105-110. Southeast winds will increase to near 20 mph in the afternoon with gusts up to 28 mph.

Wednesday-Friday: We'll continue to have partly to mostly sunny skies with highs from the upper 80s at the beaches, mid 90s in Corpus Christi and near 100 well inland with heat indices at 105-110 during peak heating. It will stay breezy with southeast winds at 15-22 mph, gusting to 30 mph. Except for a stray shower, it will remain dry.