Humidity rises as rain chances return to Middle Georgia


MACON, Georgia. (41NBC/WMGT) – The ridge of high pressure that has kept Middle Georgia dry this week will be shifting east, leading a rise in humidity and rain chances heading into the weekend.

Temperatures will top out in the low 90’s Thursday under a mostly sunny sky.

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Friday, the high pressure system will be sitting over the western Atlantic Ocean. Winds will shift to the east and moisture will stream into the southeast. With humidity on the rise, a few showers could pop-up during the afternoon.

Isolated to scattered pop-up showers and storms will be possible daily from Friday to Wednesday.

Temperatures will stay near normal (89 degrees in Macon), but humidity will make it feel like the mid-90’s.

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