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Scorcher weather this weekend Updated: 2019-08-02 16:20:39 KST

The nation is in for scorching weekend as blistering sunshine is forecast.

For more details, let's turn to our Michelle Park at the weather center, Michelle?

Continuing with that hot weather, daytime temperatures over 30 degrees Celsius are set to bake the peninsula this weekend.
Tomorrow, some clouds will develop in the afternoon, but it will be bright enough to bring up the mercury.

As of now, most weather advisories have intensified into warnings, but by the looks of the increasing highs, it's expected that even more areas will be under warnings.
So don't stay out in the sun for too long.

And we won't be able to cool off during the night, as most of the mornings in the country will begin at 25 degrees Celsius.

Into the day, Seoul will peak at 35 degrees, while Gyeongju will see the mercury shoot up to 36 degrees.
But in Chuncheon, there is a chance of showers tomorrow.

Until next week, the weather is expected to stay baking hot.
Meanwhile, tropical storm 'Francisco' is tracking towards the peninsula, if it moves as forecast, it's expected to impact the nation by next Wednesday.

I'll leave you with the weather conditions around the world.
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