Prepare for another scorcher today in Charleston.
The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory until 7 p.m. today. The mercury is expected to climb to 95 in Charleston this afternoon, with a heat index of 107. Anyone working outside is advised to drink plenty of water and take frequent breaks.
The heat wave is expected to continue Wednesday, with the chance of a shower to break it up. Here’s the forecast through the weekend.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny, high near 94, heat index as high as 105, 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4 p.m.
Thursday: Mostly sunny, high near 95, 30 percent chance of rain.
Friday: Mostly sunny, high near 97.
Saturday: Mostly sunny, high near 95.
Sunday: Mostly sunny, high near 93.
Reach Dave Munday at 843-937-5553.