After about a week of peace, activity in the Atlantic is back. Tropical Storm Gamma is currently impacting parts of Mexico and will turn northward this afternoon. We will keep a close eye on its path and intensity in the day ahead. As for Tropical Depression 26, it will work north and west, likely developing into a hurricane by Wednesday and arriving into the Gulf. We are several days out but the NHC suggests landfall in the Gulf by late this week.
We saw beautiful conditions this past weekend and expect the same for much of this week. A dominating high pressure will work in, keeping much of the eastern US dry the next several days. Specifically here at home, anticipate lots of sunshine and warming temperatures in the days ahead. We will see high's back in the upper 70's to lower 80's Wednesday and Thursday.
As we transition towards the cooler season, UV indices will slowly get lower. This is due to the tilt of the earth and the associated sun angle. With that said, we will see values in the medium range throughout the week (5-6), so be careful.
We will kick off the week with more sunshine and high's in the low to mid 70's. Working ahead we will see high's return to the upper 70's/low 80's (the avg. for this time of the year). Enjoy this GREAT weather and check back in for updates regarding the Tropics. We will more than likely see tropical activity impact the US the later half of the week.
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