A Heat Advisory remains in effect for Owen, Grant, Pendleton, Bracken, Robertson, Mason, Lewis, Carter and Lawrence Counties until this evening.
It's another hot afternoon, although it isn't quite as hot as the past few days. Readings are hovering in the middle to upper 90s, with Lexington on target for 97° under partly sunny skies. Isolated thunderstorms will form in some areas in the late afternoon and evening, but many other spots will stay dry. We'll remain in the same general pattern through Thursday, with highs in the middle 90s and isolated to scattered thunderstorms each afternoon. Friday and Saturday will be hot and drier with more sunshine than clouds, and highs in the middle to upper 90s. Thunderstorms will return to the forecast again on Sunday, but highs will remain in the middle 90s.