Dangerous heat, followed by strong to severe storms Saturday

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Summer-like weather has come roaring back into St. Louis on our Saturday. High temperatures will climb into the mid 90°s this afternoon. A Heat Advisory is in effect for Saturday afternoon and evening. Heat index values could be as high as 105° late in the day.

Thunderstorms will move in this afternoon with some strong to severe weather possible. Damaging winds will be possible. The prime time for storms will be between 2:00pm and 9:00pm with the greatest severe threat just north and east of St. Louis.

The chance of rain will linger into Sunday. Still warm and humid in the morning and early afternoon, then slowly dropping temperatures Sunday evening. We’re right back to our cool, non-summer weather for Monday and Tuesday.