The heat is on for your Wednesday with less thunderstorm coverage expected compared to yesterday. High's climb into the mid 90's with our shower and thunderstorm chances in the 40% range. Even though we'll be less stormy than yesterday, do keep in mind some isolated strong storms are possible with heavy downpours and lightning. We calm down late tonight and stay muggy with lows dropping into the mid 70's under mainly cloudy skies.
After temperatures briefly climb to typical midsummer levels, another cooldown will roll into the Midwest and expand to the East for the last part of July.
Tropical Depression Two has lost its battle to become the next Atlantic tropical storm, but it will still increase shower activity across the Caribbean to end the week.
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