Your Weather Authority: Dry air sticks around to start the week

(WVUE) - Slightly drier air will linger to start off the week.

Tropics Update 7/31/17

LIVE | Tropical Storm Emily formed in the Gulf of Mexico this morning, but it will not be an issue for Southeast LA or Mississippi.

Posted by Meteorologist Shelby Latino FOX 8 on Monday, July 31, 2017

Aside from a couple of stray showers sneaking in from the east, the area will be mostly dry Monday and Tuesday. Highs will be in the low 90s.

Humidity will start to return and rain chances will increase by the middle of the week. Rain becomes likely to close out the week, dropping high temperatures into the upper 80s.

Tropical Storm Emily has formed off the Florida coast.

This system will not affect the northern Gulf Coast.

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