Hot again in Charleston, slight chance of afternoon showers

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE

The Lowcountry heat wave continues.

The high today in Charleston should be near 94, with humidity that makes it feel closer to 106, according to the National Weather Service. The chance of rain after 3 p.m. is 20 percent.

The outlook is similar for Thursday: high near 94, heat index around 106, 30 percent chance of afternoon showers.

Looking ahead through the weekend:

Friday: Mostly sunny, high near 96, 20 percent chance of rain after 8 a.m.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, high near 96.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, high near 94.

Reach Dave Munday at 843-937-5553.