PITTSBURGH (KDKA)–Happy Independence Day!
KDKA Meteorologist Kristin Emery’s Fourth of July forecast is full of hot and humid conditions as we inch toward the upper 80s for highs this afternoon.READ MORE: Friends Salt, Shovel Ramp To Hot Metal Bridge To Help Woman In Wheelchair
High dewpoints will keep the air feeling muggy and daytime heating this afternoon and early evening will fuel scattered showers and thunderstorms in the same way they did Wednesday.READ MORE: Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin Lift Streaking Penguins Over Senators
Once we lose daytime heating with sunset, any storms should die out so that will work in favor of a dry fireworks forecast.
More the same pattern in store Friday and Saturday before a cold front moves through and leads to dry weather to start Monday.MORE NEWS: How To Protect People, Pets And Pipes During A Deep Freeze
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