Sunny, high near 98 and heat index of 109 today in Charleston

Expect another sweltering day in Charleston.

Today should be sunny, with a high near 98 and a heat index of 109, according to the National Weather Service.

The heat is expected to continue through the weekend.

Friday should be sunny, with a high near 97 and heat index of 105, according to the weather service.

Saturday should be mostly sunny, with a high near 97 and a 30 percent chance of rain.

Sunday should also be mostly sunny, with a high near 95 and a 40 percent chance of rain.

Reach Dave Munday at 843-937-5553.