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RYAN HERMENS | The Sun A great blue heron looks out over Willow Bay at Barkley Lake Friday. Today's forecast calls for mostly sunny skies and a high in the mid-80s, according to the National Weather Service.

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A great blue heron looks out over Willow Bay at Lake Barkley. On Friday, Paducah saw a high of 97 degrees with a heat index of 110. The sultry weather will continue this weekend, according to the National Weather Service, with highs just below 100 degrees.

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