HEAT ALERT: Storms clear out; intense heat takes hold in Connecticut

Severe thunderstorms have cleared out in Connecticut, making way for some intense heat to take over the rest of the week.
NOW AND NEW: Today was cloudy and tropical with scattered downpours and thunderstorms. Overnight, more downpours and storms possible until midnight, then clearing by morning. Very muggy. Tuesday will be hazy, hot and humid, with potential for the first heat wave of the summer.
NEXT: The heat is on this week, with potential to last into the weekend. Highs in the 90s until further notice with high humidity. Some scattered thunderstorms are also possible Thursday afternoon.
News 12 Storm Watch Team Meteorologist Steve Teeling says Connecticut could have its first heat wave of the summer as temperatures soar into the 90s.
TUESDAY: Hazy, hot and humid. High of 91.
WEDNESDAY: Hazy, hot and humid. High of 93.
THURSDAY: Hazy, hot and humid. Chance of some afternoon thunderstorms. High of 93.
FRIDAY: Hazy, hot and humid. High of 90
SATURDAY: Hazy, hot and humid. High of 92.