Temperatures to soar over the weekend, heat alerts in effect

Heat index values could surge above 105° during the hottest part of the day

Heat alerts will be in place for the rest of the weekend (Copyright 2022 by KSAT - All rights reserved.)

As if it hasn’t already been hot enough, temperatures are forecast to climb even more over the weekend. San Antonio is expected see highs around 104° both Saturday and Sunday. Here’s what you need to know:

  • Heat index values could reach as high as 105°-110° each afternoon, prompting heat alerts for much of the area.
  • You’ll want to limit your time outside and stay hydrated!
  • Check on elderly people, those who are sick, as well as those who don’t have AC.
  • NEVER leave children or pets unattended in vehicles.
Heat exhaustion will be possible over the weekend (Copyright 2022 by KSAT - All rights reserved.)

Planning Forecast

The heat is forecast to subside some next week. However, it will still be hot and humid.

The latest planning forecast for the San Antonio area (Copyright 2022 by KSAT - All rights reserved.)

About the Authors:

Justin Horne is a meteorologist and reporter for KSAT 12 News. When severe weather rolls through, Justin will hop in the KSAT 12 Storm Chaser to safely bring you the latest weather conditions from across South Texas. On top of delivering an accurate forecast, Justin often reports on one of his favorite topics: Texas history.

Kaiti Blake is a child weather-geek-turned-meteorologist. A member of the KSAT Weather Authority, Kaiti is a co-host of the Whatever the Weather video podcast. After graduating from Texas Tech University, Kaiti worked at WJTV 12 in Jackson, Mississippi and KTAB in Abilene.