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The weather remains hot in Central New York this weekend
As you step outside this morning, the humidity hits you like a ton of bricks. Within a couple of hours the dew point went fron 62° to 70° across the region. Scattered showers continue to push to the east, with cloud cover hanging around throughout the morning and most of the afternoon.
Hot weather returns after a cool Monday night.
Microbursts and tornadoes are both violent, destructive wind events.
After one quiet day on Monday, the chance for strong thunderstorms is back in the forecast for late this afternoon and evening. A warm front is currently over Central New York and brought clouds and showers to the region.
Several storms moving across Upstate New York have caused injuries and a few fatalities over the past week.
After enjoying a few days of sunshine, low humidity and comfortable temperatures, the heat and humidity have returned to Central New York.
Hot, humid weather continues on Friday but temporarily ends this weekend.
While most of the state is dealing with a moderate to severe drought, areas across the Mohawk Valley and Southern Valleys have seen their fair share of rainfall over the past couple of days.