LAS VEGAS —Temperatures hit the mid 90s at midday with a high of 101° and south breezes at 15-20 mph this afternoon under a sunny sky. Wildfire smoke moves in tonight as temperatures drop to the mid 70s by daybreak on Tuesday. Both Tuesday and Wednesday look smoky, with southwest gusts up to 25 mph and highs of 102° and 105°, respectively. Temperatures near 107° on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday are 5°-10° above average but a few degrees shy of daily records for late August. A dry and borderline breezy weather pattern is expected alongside the heat the rest of the week. Small rain chances kick in Sunday and early next week as a small amount of moisture moves into Southern Nevada and highs hover between 100°-105°. Overnight lows will range from the upper 70s to start the week to the low 80s later this week and this weekend.
13 First Alert Weather Forecast | Monday morning, Aug. 23, 2021
Sunny and warm with a few afternoon breezes
Posted at 5:24 AM, Aug 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-23 13:17:35-04
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