Today will be sunny and hot across the area, with afternoon temperatures in the upper 80s to low 90s, with light winds. Tuesday should be another day with temperatures well above average(81 degrees). Highs will be in the upper 80s, with areas south and east in the low 90s. There's a slight chance of showers and a few thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening.
Look for a big change in temperatures Wednesday. Highs will be around average to several degrees below the average for mid-September. It will be pleasant weather for the region Thursday, with highs in the upper 70s. Friday will be mostly sunny, with a high around 82.
Tropical Update: Hurricane Humberto is gaining strength, about 750 miles west of Bermuda. Winds are sustained at 85 mph. Movement is northeast at five mph. Humberto could become a Category 2 hurricane later today.