A very warm day is expected across the Rio Grande Valley on Friday, with high temperatures reaching the upper 80s to lower 90s in most locations, according to the National Weather Service in Brownsville.
The warmest temperatures are expected along and west of highway 281 this afternoon, reaching the mid 90s in some spots. Today’s high temperatures could be close in reaching the daily records.
McAllen is expected to see a high of 94 degrees. It will be cooler closer to the coast. Brownsville is expected to reach 89, while South Padre Island will be 79. It will be 91 in Harlingen.
This weekend, the warm weather will continue Saturday with highs in the mid-upper 80s to mid 90s in the west portions of the Valley. A very weak cold front will pass through the area Sunday, bringing in slightly cooler temperatures and rain chances through midweek.