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Record-Breaking heat for Wednesday then thunderstorms late Thursday

Boise could reach 104 Wednesday with the current record being 102 set in 2020
Posted at 5:15 PM, Aug 16, 2022
and last updated 2022-08-16 19:15:55-04

Expect an increase in heat Wednesday with temperatures hitting 104 in Boise and put to 108 in Ontario. A thick layer of smoke may be present over the Treasure Valley on Wednesday from the Four Corners Fire west of Lake Cascade.

Thunderstorms are more likely by Thursday evening and it will not be quite as hot with highs in the upper 90s.

Storms are still possible on Friday and maybe Saturday, especially in the central mountains.