Record HEAT on the way for Friday!

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - Dry, calm weather is expected to continue through the Lowcountry into the end of the week. The big change will be the temperatures! Lows will feel warmer tonight, in the upper 50′s for most spots. Friday afternoon highs will be in the upper 80′s! Our record high for Friday is 85 degrees which was set back in 1945, so we will likely make a new record. Dry weather with sunshine will continue on Friday and into Saturday. Hot conditions will flow through Saturday as well with an afternoon high around 90 degrees. We’ll likely make a new record on Saturday as well. While Sunday remains hot, in the upper 80′s, a cold front should move through Sunday night, giving us a slight shower chance. Monday will stay in the mid to lower 80′s with some sunshine and clouds. Another unsettled pattern may set in by Tuesday with an off and on rain chance Wednesday and Thursday as well, with more comfortable temperatures in the 70′s.

FRIDAY: Hot, dry and sunny, HIGH: 88.

SATURDAY: Hot again, HIGH: 90.

SUNDAY Still hot, mainly dry, HIGH: 88.

MONDAY: Not as warm, HIGH: 84.

TUESDAY: Shower chance, cooler, but comfortable, HIGH: 75.

WEDNESDAY: Chance of showers, pleasant, HIGH: 74.

THURSDAY: Slight chance of showers, HIGH: 73.

Meteorologist Stephanie Sine

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