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No need for a jacket today! Thursday will be the warmest yet. When will fall return? SWIPE for Brian Alworth's First Alert Forecast.

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It is Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016.

First Alert Weather Outlook:

Our summer resurgence continues, and Thursday will be the warmest day of the week overall with temps reaching the mid-to-upper 80s. Humidity will also play a factor in how comfortable it is outside. Brian is tracking a chance of rain moving in tomorrow, but the chances are getting slimmer as Friday gets closer. FIRST ALERT: The weekend is looking nice and fall-like.

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Making Headlines:

Deadly force: Powerful Hurricane Matthew is expected to intensify as it approaches Florida where millions of people are preparing for a direct hit. Forecasters expect hurricane conditions to reach the hurricane warning area in the Sunshine State by Thursday night, and evacuations have begun.

Early morning blaze: Everyone inside a Marion, Ill. home were able to get out safely before a fire overtook their home. Firefighters are still on scene looking for hot spots this morning.

Wanted: The Union County Sheriff's Office in Jonesboro, Illinois is asking for the public's help in locating a man wanted on multiple sexual abuse charges. Jeremy McCormick, 36, is wanted on seven counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

Bang for your buck: It used to be , if you wanted to price-match, you'd have to pour through circulars and haul them to the store to get your discount. We have good news though, now it can be as simple as a click on your phone. 

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