Columbia, SC (WLTX) -- Showers moved through the Midlands this morning. More showers and storms are will develop this afternoon.
A line of rain moved through this morning, some of the showers produced heavy downpours. More showers and thunderstorms will develop this afternoon and this evening. The showers and storms this afternoon and this evening could also produce some locally heavy rainfall.
The clouds and rain kept temperatures mild this morning. Most areas dropped into the lower to middle 70s. Later today we are expecting high temperatures in the lower to middle 80s under cloudy skies.
The rain chances will be lower over the weekend, but it will be heating up. High temperatures will be in the lower to middle 90s. Heat index values may climb into the lower 100° range on both Saturday and Sunday.
Next week, we will experience typical summertime weather. It will be hot and humid. High temperatures will be in the middle 90s. There will be a small chance for showers and storms each day.