A Heat Advisory is in effect for the area once again today with heat index readings expected to exceed 105 degrees this afternoon.
Today will be partly sunny early, then partly cloudy with winds from the SW at 5-10 mph. Today's high will be 96 with a low tonight of 76. We will have a 40% chance for afternoon thunderstorms.
Wednesday will be partly sunny with a 50% chance for thunderstorms and highs in the lower 90's, lows in the middle 70's. Partly sunny on Thursday with highs in the lower 90's, lows in the middle 70's, and a 40% chance of afternoon thunderstorms. Partly cloudy Friday and Saturday with highs in the middle 90's, lows in the middle 70's, and a 40% chance for afternoon thunderstorms.
Sunday and Monday will be partly cloudy with a 30% chance for afternoon thunderstorms and highs in the lower 90's, lows in the middle 70's.
Yesterday's high in Olive Branch was 96. Our overnight low has been 77. The record high for this date was 102 in 2007+ and the record low was 61 in 1882. Rainfall over the past 24 hours was 0.00 inches and for the month is 0.23 inches. Year to date rainfall is 39.00 inches.
The average high/low is 92 and 73. Sunrise is at 6:17 and sunset is at 7:52 which is 1 minute and 51 seconds LESS daylight compared to yesterday.