Atlanta: Temperatures to Soar This Week

By Kristen Rodman, Staff Writer
June 19, 2014; 4:10 AM ET
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Heat will grip Atlanta this week as thunderstorms blast the area through midweek.

With temperatures soaring into the low 90s this week, daytime highs will trend approximately five degrees above normal for this time of year in the city. Overnight lows are expected to hover in the low 70s each night.

In the wake of the thunderstorms, high humidity will make the 90 F temperatures for the end of the week feel even higher.

Forecast High Temperatures for US
AccuWeather Severe Weather Center
Atlanta Weather

For those looking to spend some time outdoors, sunny skies will persist through Sunday in Atlanta. However, on Saturday another thunderstorm may erupt during the afternoon hours.

Heading into next week, a major cooldown will take place as temperatures drop into the 70s by Tuesday.


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