A heat wave is forecast for SE Texas the rest of this week, this weekend and early next week. This is due to upper-level high pressure. The high will break down by the middle of next week with slightly cooler temperatures and a slight chance of showers returning to the forecast by Wednesday. Otherwise, afternoon high temperatures will climb into the upper 90’s in the Triangle to around 100 in the Lakes this weekend. Heat Advisories are possible.

Triangle Tonight: Partly cloudy, warm and humid. Low near: 78° Beaumont, 80° Orange and 77° at Port Arthur. Winds: Southwest 2-10 mph.

Lakes Area Tonight: Partly cloudy, warm and humid. Low near: 75°. Winds: South 2-5 mph becoming Calm.

Triangle Thursday: Partly cloudy, hot and humid. Heat Index between 104° and 107°. High near: 96° Beaumont, 94° Orange and 96° at Port Arthur. Winds: Southwest becoming South 2-10 mph.

Lakes Area Thursday: Partly cloudy, hot and humid. Heat Index between 103° and 106°. High near: 97°. Winds: Southwest becoming South 2-7 mph.

Extended Forecast

Friday(7/20): Sunny, hot and humid. Low near: 77°. High near: 97°. Winds: Southwest becoming South 5-10 mph.

Saturday(7/21): Sunny, hot and humid. Low near: 77°. High near: 97°. Winds: Southwest becoming South 5-10 mph.

Sunday(7/22): Mostly sunny, hot and humid. Low near: 77°. High near: 98°. Winds: Southwest becoming South 5-10 mph.

Monday(7/23): Mostly sunny, hot and humid. Low near: 78°. High near: 98°. Winds: Southwest becoming South 5-12 mph.

Tuesday(7/24): Mostly sunny, hot and humid. Low near: 77°. High near: 97°. Winds: Southwest becoming Variable 2-10 mph.

Wednesday(7/26) Mostly sunny, hot and humid with a 20% coverage of showers and thunderstorms. Low near: 77°. High near: 96°. Winds: West becoming South 2-10 mph.