LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Sunny skies and still some lingering humidity for southern Nevada this Monday morning. Thunderstorms aren’t in the forecast but more hot temperatures are expected.

In fact, a heat wave is on the way this week as we finish August and roll into September with highs well above normal through the Labor Day weekend. Monday’s high temperature will be around 103 degrees.

Best practices for beating the heat include keeping pets indoors, checking in on elderly relatives and neighbors without AC, and staying hydrated.

Sherry’s most accurate #WeatherNOW forecast has details of the heat watches issued for the desert southwest