Heat wave this week
Temperatures will be in the 90s Tuesday and Wednesday with cooler weather arriving for the second half of the week.
Posted on Sepa. 9, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.
| Updated on Sepp. 9, 2013 at 6:05 p.m.
ELKHART — The Michiana area will see one last blast of summer heat in the next few days before fall-like temperatures arrive for the weekend.
The National Weather Service predicts clear skies for Tuesday, Sept. 10, with a high temperature around 95 degrees and wind gusts up to 20 miles per hour.
High temperatures will be around 90 degrees on Wednesday with thunderstorms developing in the afternoon and evening as a cold front moves in.
There will be a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m. and a 50 percent chance of storms overnight.
Temperatures Thursday will be in the mid-70s and dropping into the mid- to upper-60s for the weekend.