DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Afternoon high temperatures will be topping out in the middle to upper 90s for the better part of the next seven days. We should just be in the mid 80s for high temperatures for this time of the year.
Looking ahead into October, the trend for above average temperatures and below average rainfall will continue.
In the tropics, there are several organized storms are on the map. Hurricane Lorenzo is becoming stronger but poses no threat to land.
Tropical storm Karen is moving northward from Puerto Rico. By next weekend, it is likely to make a westward turn. It is possible that westward movement to take it toward the U.S. coast. At this time, it is not expected to strengthen significantly.