Heat Advisory Issued Today
There is a risk of heat-related illness for those without air-conditioning or those outdoors for an extended period of time.
A heat advisory means that a period of high temperatures is expected and the combination of high temperatures and high humidity will create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible, according to the Service.
As a precaution, here are some things you can do to reduce your risk:
- reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening
- know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke
- wear light weight and loose fitting clothing
- drink plenty of water