Friday’s Weather: Humid and stormy with a heat wave coming

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Friday’s Weather

Today a warm front will give us showers & thunderstorms with a high near 80. We start the weekend with temperatures near 90 with muggy conditions. The heat and humidity will build on Sunday into next week.

Weather Outlook June 4 – June 8

Today: Lots of clouds & humid with showers & thunderstorms. High 80 Winds: WSW 10-15 mph
Tonight: Partly cloudy & humid Low: 64 Winds: Light & Variable
Saturday: Mostly sunny, very warm & humid High 88 Winds: WSW 10-15 mph
Saturday night: Very warm & humid Low 71 Winds: WSW 5-10 mph
Sunday: Hazy sun, hot & humid High 94 Winds: W 10-15 mph
Sunday night: Hazy, very warm & humid Low 72 Winds: W 5-10 mph
Monday: Hazy sun, very hot & humid High 98 Winds: W 10-15 mph
Monday night: Very warn & humid Low 72 Winds: WSW 5-10 mph
Tuesday: Hazy, hot & humid High 96 Winds: W 5-10 mph
Tuesday night: Very warm & humid Low 72 Winds: NW 5-10 mph

Weather Patterns We’re Watching

Here comes the heat wave! Heat and humidity values will increase this weekend into next week, with widespread highs 90 or above!

Beach forecast for Hampton & Rye

  • Weather Outlook: Mostly cloudy & humid. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
  • UV Index: Moderate.
  • Thunderstorm Potential: Moderate. Implies that thunderstorms are possible. High Temperature: Low 70s Winds: S 5-10 mph.
  • Surf Height: 2-3 feet.
  • Water Temperature: 52 degrees – According to the USCG, when the water temperature is below 60 degrees, the average submerged person could lose dexterity within minutes and be unable to accomplish simple tasks like buckling a life jacket or operating a radio.
  • Rip Current Risk: Low
  • Tides: Hampton Beach High 8.0 feet (MLLW) 07:48 AM. Low 0.8 feet (MLLW) 02:21 PM.

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About this Author

Nathan Graziano

Nathan Graziano lives in Manchester with his wife and kids. He's the author of nine collections of fiction and poetry. His most recent book, Born on Good Friday was published by Roadside Press in 2023. He's a high school teacher and freelance writer, and in his free time, he writes bios about himself in the third person. For more information, visit his website: