By Mark McIntyre
CBS2 Meteorologist/Weather Producer

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Good Monday morning, everybody. We’re waking up to a muggy and mild start with some patchy fog. It will eventually burn off and it’ll be another sizzler in the afternoon.

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Expect partly cloudy skies with temperatures in the upper 80s, along with high humidity.

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That heat and humidity will combine to create a risk for showers and thunderstorms not just Monday, but for the next several days. Temps will keep rising and many folks will be baking in the 90s midweek.

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Temps will remain on the toasty side through the end of the week and into the weekend with mid to upper 80s, signaling that summer definitely is here.