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Breaking News: 2020 Hurricane Season Could Be One Of Most Active Ever, Forecasters Say In New Outlook

Remnants Of Tropical Depression Barry Will Bring Drenching Downpours

Hot and humid conditions will lead to rounds of thunderstorms this week.
Hot and humid conditions will lead to rounds of thunderstorms this week. Photo Credit:

Conditions conducive for thunderstorms will be in place before a powerful storm system from the remnants of Hurricane turned Tropical Storm turned Tropical Depression Barry arrives.

Barry will bring those drenching downpours across the region on Wednesday, July 17 into Thursday, July 18.

Wednesday, July 17 will be another scorcher with the high temperature again around 90 degrees, and the humidity making it feel like it's around 100 degrees.

The storm chance starts after noontime on Wednesday, with storms from Barry becoming likely after 11 p.m. Wednesday and continuing overnight. Up to three-quarters of an inch of rainfall is expected.

Showers are likely with thunderstorms possible at times throughout the day on Thursday. The precipitation will keep the high temperature lower, at around 80 degrees. Another half-inch of rain is possible. The chance for showers continues through Thursday night.

Excessive heat and humidity return on Friday, July 19 and Saturday, July 20 with high temperatures in the mid to upper 90s and heat-index values between 105 and 110 under mostly sunny skies both days.

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