MIDTOWN — Severe thunderstorms could start rolling through the city Monday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service.
The agency issued a severe thunderstorm watch for 43 counties including the city just after noon that is expected to end by 8 p.m.
A NWS spokeswoman warned that the storms might also bring damaging winds and possibly hail, but they won't bring much immediate heat relief. Temperatures are expected to be lower Tuesday, with a high in the upper 80s and less humidity, the spokeswoman said.
Temperatures are expected to dip down into the low 80s on Wednesday before soaring back into the 90s for the weekend, according to the NWS website.