..HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM FRIDAY TO 10 PM CDT
The National Weather Service in Saint Louis has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect from 11 AM Friday to 10 PM CDT
* TIMING…Heat index values of 105 and higher are likely during
the late morning through early evening Thursday through
* HEAT INDEX VALUES…Up to 110 due to temperatures in the mid
90s, and dewpoints in the mid 70s.
* IMPACTS…The likely combination of hot temperatures and high
humidity will lead to an increased risk of heat-related stress
and illness. The very young, the elderly, those without air
conditioning, and those participating in strenuous outdoor
activities will be the most susceptible. Also, car interiors
can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.