Friday’s weather: Finally, it feels like August with highs in the 80s, more humidity

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Friday’s Weather

Today feeling like August with humidity building. Temperatures turning warmer with a high upper 80s, which is above the normal high of 84.

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5-Day Outlook Aug. 6 – Aug. 10

Today: Mostly sunny, warmer and humid High 88 Winds: WSW 5-10 mph
Tonight: Partly cloudy and humid Low 65 Winds: SSW 5-10 mph
Saturday: Mix sun & clouds; hot & humid High 90 Winds: SSW 5-10 mph
Saturday night: Some clouds & humid Low 67 Winds: SW 5-10 mph
Sunday: Hazy sun and humid; not as warm with a thunderstorm High 86 Winds: Light & Variable
Sunday night: Partly cloudy and humid Low 65 Winds: Light & Variable
Monday: Hazy sun & humid with a spot thunderstorm High 82 Winds: E 5-10 mph
Monday night: Partly cloudy & humid Low 66 Winds: ESE 5-10 mph
Tuesday: Hazy sun & humid with a spot thunderstorm High 89 Winds: SSW 5-10 mph
Tuesday night: Mainly clear & humid Low 68 Winds: S 5-10 mph

Weather Patterns We’re Watching

The muggy weather returns with summer heat next Tuesday and Wednesday.

Beach Weather Update

Weather Outlook: Hazy sun & humid
UV Index: Very high.
Thunderstorm Potential: None.
High Temperature: In the lower 80s.
Winds: West winds around 5 mph, becoming south in the afternoon.
Surf Height: 2 to 3 feet.
Water temperature: 66 degrees.
Rip Current Risk: Low
Tides for Hampton Beach: High 7.4 feet (MLLW) 10:53 AM. Low 1.4 feet (MLLW) 04:56 PM.

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About this Author

Rick Gordon

Rick is a native of Red Hill, PA, and is a former Chief Meteorologist at WMUR-TV. He currently teaches ninth-grade physical science at Central High School. His past adventures in weather-watching include a stint as on-air meteorologist for WSEE in Erie, PA; meteorologist with D&M Weather Services in Pittsburgh, PA; AccuWeather in State College, PA; and weather guy for KDKA radio in Pittsburgh. He studied meteorology at Millersville University in Lancaster, PA (aka God’s Country) and currently lives in Wells Beach, Maine.