Victory for August weather for week 1 of high school football

Columbia (WACH) -- It`s week one of high school football and Mother Nature gets the win!

For late August it will be relatively nice with temperatures at kickoff around the Midlands around 90.

Temperatures will fall into the 80s during the games under a clear sky and a light wind from the south.

For our "Game to WACH," with Airport at Brookland-Cayce will see a temperatures of 89 under a mostly sunny sky at kickoff.

Make sure you join Derek Phillips for WACH Fox First and Ten at 10:30 tonight, immediately following a 30 minute edition of WACH Fox News at 10:00.

And don`t forget you can download the free SkyWACH Weather App from the App Store or Google Play for the latest forecast in the palm of your hand.

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