LUBBOCK, TX(KCBD)- This afternoon skies will be partly cloudy and temperatures will be hot. Isolated thunderstorms are possible western areas near the state line and northern areas near the Panhandle area. Highs will range from the mid to upper 90s an the Caprock, with temperatures and heat indices hitting 100 to 105 degrees east of the Caprock. The next several afternoons will be great times to seek heat relief at the pool, the movies, and in the shade. Remember to also use sunscreen and drink plenty of water.
Tonight skies will be partly cloudy. The Perseid Meteor Shower continues, though its peak has past, viewing late tonight and early tomorrow morning will be good. Lows will be in the upper 60s to near 70 degrees.
Saturday skies will be partly cloudy and temperatures hot. Highs again will range from mid to upper 90s on the South Plains, with temperatures and heat indices hitting 100 to 105 degrees on the Low Rolling Plains.
Sunday has partly cloudy skies in the forecast with a slight chance of thunderstorms late in the afternoon and evening. Highs will be in the mid 90s.