ABILENE, Texas -

Friday morning is here! Skies are cloudy and temperatures are in the mid to upper 60s across West Texas. Winds are out of the north northeast at 5-10 mph.

This afternoon clouds will be mixed with a bit of sunshine. Highs stay below normal in the middle 80s. East winds blow around 10 mph.

A warming trend gets underway on Saturday. Partly cloudy skies are expected along with readings working into the lower 90s. Southeast breezes come at us from 10-15 mph.

Sunday sees a spike in temperatures into the middle 90s under mostly sunny conditions. South southeast winds blow from 10-20 mph.

Monday and Tuesday we track plentiful sunshine and continued July warmth in the upper 90s. Southerly winds remain breezy.

Look for plentiful sunshine and a few passing clouds at most on Wednesday and Thursday. The mercury tops out in the upper 90s. Rain chances stay low through the period.