A new overall leader emerged during the Reno Rodeo's Sixth Performance.
The heat is on through the weekend, with highs back up around 100 on Saturday and Sunday. A few afternoon thunderstorms are possible. Stay cool out there. Next week we can look forward to a cool-down, with upper 80s to low 90s in the forecast for valleys by Tuesday. -Jeff
NV Energy can turn up the thermostat by four degrees during peak usage times.
Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall Thursday in southwestern Louisiana, bringing heavy rain and powerful winds to the already soaked US Gulf Coast.