Heat Index To Hit 102 Degrees In Owings Mills On Sunday: National Weather Service
OWINGS MILLS, MD — The temperature may feel like 102 degrees on Sunday in Owings Mills, according to the National Weather Service.
The actual high will be 96 degrees, forecasters say. The peak in Owings Mills will be at 4 p.m. on Sunday, based on the forecast from the weather service.
Due to the potential for heat-related illness, the National Weather Service placed much of the state, including Baltimore County, under a heat advisory on Sunday.
The advisory will be in effect from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, July 24. It calls for heat indices around 105 degrees, with the hottest areas along and east of Interstate 95.
Here are the jurisdictions under the heat advisory: Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Calvert, Carroll, Cecil, Charles, Frederick, Harford, Howard, Montgomery, Prince George's and St. Mary's counties and Baltimore City.
To avoid becoming ill, people should reschedule strenuous activities to the early morning or evening; drink water; and wear loose, light-fitting clothing. People working outside should take frequent breaks in shade or air-conditioning.
Below is the timeline to "feels like" 102 degrees on Sunday; it is what forecasters call the heat index, taking into account the actual temperature and humidity.
|8 a.m.||78 degrees||78 degrees|
|12 p.m.||92 degrees||99 degrees|
|2 p.m.||94 degrees||
|4 p.m.||96 degrees||102 degrees|
|6 p.m.||93 degrees||98 degrees|
|8 p.m.||89 degrees||95 degrees|
|10 p.m.||85 degrees||90 degrees|
Next, temperature will drop several degrees as the potential for rain arrives on Monday, according to the National Weather Service.
Weather outlook for Sunday, Jul 24 - Thursday, Jul 28
Sunday July 24
Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.
High: 97° Low: 76° with a 2% chance of precipitation with 7 mph winds from the SSW.
Monday July 25
Rain starting in the afternoon.
High: 89° Low: 69° with an 83% chance of rain with 9 mph winds from the SW.
Tuesday July 26
Overcast throughout the day.
High: 80° Low: 68° with a 38% chance of rain with 4 mph winds from the NW.
Wednesday July 27
Possible light rain in the evening.
High: 85° Low: 72° with a 48% chance of rain with 4 mph winds from the SW.
Thursday July 28
Rain in the evening.
High: 87° Low: 72° with a 59% chance of rain with 6 mph winds from the WSW.
There you have it! For more details, check out our weekly weather forecast.