Columbus weather: Heat index could reach 104

It's going to be another hot day in the Chattahoochee Valley.

National Weather Service forecasters say today will be partly sunny and hot, with a high near 97 degrees. Heat index values will be as high as 104. There is also a 30 percent chance of scattered afternoon showers and thunderstorms.

Tonight there is a 20 percent chance of showers. The rest of the night will be partly cloudy, with a low around 75 degrees.