TONIGHT: It will be a nice night with mainly clear skies. Winds will shift from the north to a southwest wind by Saturday. There is an isolated t-storm chance for areas north of HWY 24. Otherwise, expect a pleasant night with low temperatures in the mid to upper 60s.
SATURDAY: Temperatures will heat up to 90 in the afternoon with heat indices reaching the mid 90s under mostly sunny skies. An isolated t-storm is possible in the late afternoon- evening mainly north of HWY 50. Winds will stay light from the west-southwest under 8 mph.
EXTENDED: There is a chance of t-storms late Saturday night into early Sunday morning north of I-70. These will slide southeast into eastern Missouri and end by mid-morning. Sunday looks hot with skies becoming mostly sunny and high temperatures in the lower 90s. Heat indices will reach the mid-upper 90s Sunday afternoon. Slight storm chances continue early next week as waves of low pressure aloft move in from the northwest periodically giving parts of Mid- Missouri slight rain chances. Daytime temperatures will reach near 90 Monday and stay in the upper 80s Tuesday and Wednesday.