CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Upper-level high pressure will shift east, opening up the Gulf for some tropical moisture to move this way with a few showers for the area by the end of this week.
Tonight, expect mainly clear skies breezy and unseasonably warm with a low near 80.
Wednesday will be sunny, windy, dry scorching hot, and a high of 98 with a heat index up to 116.
Wednesday night will be mostly clear, warm and stuffy, and breezy with a low near 80 again.
Thursday the drought and heat wave continue with sunny skies not as windy but blistering heat and a high of 99 with a heat index of 114.
The tropics are quiet.