Once again, West Central Texas is expecting hot temperatures Saturday, with most locations being in the upper 90s and a few locations approaching the 100 degree mark Saturday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service in San Angelo. However, there is also a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
According to NWS, the Concho Valley will be mostly sunny and hot Saturday, with a high near 99 and heat index values as high as 102. However, there is a 30 percent chance of scattered showers and storms after 7 a.m. Saturday and a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms Saturday evening and Sunday night before 1 a.m.
New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch can be expected, except that higher amounts are possible in thunderstorms. These storms are not expected to be severe, although gusty winds and dangerous lightning is possible, NWS reported.
On Saturday night the overnight temperatures ranges in the mid to upper 70s.
Sunday morning and afternoon the Concho Valley is looking at another hot day with above normal temperatures and the high generally in the mid to upper 90s under partly cloudy skies across most locations where a few locations may again approach the 100 degree mark. South-east winds will range between 10 to 15 mph both days, according to NWS.
For most of the upcoming work week, NWS says the Concho Valley is looking at dry conditions with high temperatures generally between the 98 to 101 degree range for most locations and overnight lows in the mid to upper 70s.