Updated Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 5:00 a.m.
BOB ANTHONY - METEOROLOGIST
After a few rounds of thunderstorms across our viewing area yesterday evening, last night and into the early morning hours it will be much quieter today. Our viewing area saw at least 2759 lightning strikes for the 7th highest amount of strikes for a July day since the year 2000.
Today will start off partly cloudy becoming sunny and warm with highs in the mid 90's. A cold front moves in tonight for breezy and much cooler conditions later tonight into Thursday with a high only 79 which is 13 degrees below normal for this time of the year. Temperature rebound on Friday with sunny skies and highs in the mid 80's then lower 90's on Saturday. The real hot temperatures return Sunday through Tuesday with high near 100 for Boise each day.