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FORECAST: The 'death ridge' remains in control as West Texas bakes

Extreme heat expected to remain in place through the weekend. Heat advisories in effect.


Credit: Meteorologist Joe DeCarlo

TODAY:  Sunny with highs near 100. South winds at 10-15 MPH.

TONIGHT:  Clear skies with lows in the middle 70s. Winds south at 10-15 MPH.

TOMORROW:   Sunny skies with highs around 105. South winds 10-15 MPH. 

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Another hot and sunny day in store across West Texas. Highs back into the triple digits for many, with no end in sight looking forward. 

Credit: Meteorologist Joe DeCarlo

This weekend continues the extreme heat, with highs near 105. A few more clouds can be expected moving through the region on Sunday. 

Credit: Meteorologist Joe DeCarlo

A slight liver-lining though, humidity values are expected to decrease Sunday and into early next week. However, with this lower humidity, actual air temperatures will climb to near 110. 

Credit: Meteorologist Joe DeCarlo

Stay safe and cool this weekend.

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Have a great weekend!