By BRAD KELLAR
GREENVILLE — Greenville could see its hottest day of 2013, so far,today. The National Weather Service forecast is calling for mostly sunny skies and a high of 96 degrees this afternoon. Greenville has seen three days since Memorial Day where the high temperature reached 95 degrees. The heat index value — what it feels like when the humidity is factored in — is expected to climb to 102 degrees today.
Now for the good news. There is a slight chance of thunderstorms Saturday into Saturday night and again Monday and Tuesday of next week, with the high temperatures only rising to the lower 90s for the next few days.