FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – July 1 marks the average first day of the year North Texas gets its first 100 degree day, but we are not there yet.
It feels like it though.READ MORE: Canelo Alvarez, Billy Joe Saunders Fight At AT&T Stadium Breaks US Boxing Record For Largest Indoor Crowd
We’ll get close over the next couple of days but likely stay just short of that mark.
At 2:00 p.m. Wednesday the dew point at DFW airport rose to 78°, the highest dew point so far this year.
July is our sunniest month of the year and second hottest.READ MORE: Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run On Freeway In Fort Worth
The current HEAT ADVISORY continues until 7:00 p.m. and is also in place for tomorrow.
We are expecting less humidity on Friday and this Fourth of July holiday weekend, so thing get a little better.
Highs are still expected in the mid to upper 90s.
There is a 30% storm chance of rain on the Fourth of July which is the highest rain chance during the next seven days.MORE NEWS: North Texans Dealing With Another Shortage Due To Pandemic: Boats
There is a partial lunar eclipse of the full moon on Saturday night.