Cooler Thursday, less humid; showers Friday

Comfortable Thursday but humid air and rain develops Friday

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Forecast high temperatures Thursday
National Weather Service

Thursday will be more comfortable with slightly cooler temperatures and more comfortable air. Humid air moves north again touching off scattered showers and thunderstorms Thursday night into Friday.

More comfortable Thursday

Thursday will be more comfortable with sunshine through occasional high clouds. High temperatures will be in the low 80s south and 70s north. Dew points will be in the 50s.

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Forecast dew points midday Thursday
National Weather Service

That humid air returns north again Thursday night into Friday and Saturday.

Muggy air and showers develop

Muggy air moving north with an advancing warm front will be the focus for a few showers and thunderstorms in southwest Minnesota Thursday and spread across much of the state Thursday night into Friday.

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Forecast precipitation Thursday into Friday ahead of a warm front
College of DuPage Weather

Saturday will be steamy with muggy air and highs in the upper 80s along with a return to sunshine.

Another European heat wave

Europe is being clobbered with another heat wave. Though not as hot as the July wave, temperatures will be at 90 degrees or warmer in London and Paris for four consecutive days Thursday into Sunday. 100-degree temperatures will be prevalent in southern France and Spain.

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Forecast high temperatures Thursday across Europe
WeatherBELL Analytics

The normal high for London is 73. This heat comes after the United Kingdom saw its driest July in 38 years as well. Much of western Europe is in drought with numerous fires.

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