The image shows most of the ArkLaTex exceeding 100 degrees today! According to the Shreveport National Weather Service, Shreveport tied a record high of 101 set back in the 1870s. No other records fell in our area today, but most locations were anywhere from 5-10 degrees above average.
Also, Heat Index values ranged from 105-110. In the sunshine, these Feels Like Temps were near 120! The Heat Advisory from earlier today was allowed to expire at 9 pm.
Abnormally hot weather is forecast for the next several days. Stay tuned to KTBS 3 and KPXJ CW 21 News for more.