Warmer than yesterday, temperatures climbed into the mid and upper 90s across the Coachella Valley this afternoon. Average for the date in Palm Springs is 90°.
A building ridge of high pressure over the Desert Southwest will aid in rising temperatures through the middle of the week. This weather pattern will keep temperatures slightly above average into the weekend.
Afternoon highs currently look to be near the century mark through Thursday before subtle cooling into the weekend takes place. The First Alert Weather Team will be monitoring the possibility of strengthening wind speeds on Friday.
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