…HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM CDT
The National Weather Service in Saint Louis has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect from 9 AM this morning to 8 PM CDT
* TIMING…Dangerous levels of heat and humidity are expected from
late morning until the early evening hours.
* HEAT INDEX VALUES…Up to 105 due to temperatures in the mid
90s, and dewpoints in the lower 70s.
* IMPACTS…The heat and humidity may cause heat stress during
outdoor exertion or extended exposure. 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.