Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued August 02 at 3:41PM CDT until August 02 at 11:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:41 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015
Expires: 11 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015

...HIGH HEAT AND HUMIDITY CONTINUING THROUGH THIS EVENING...
HIGH HUMIDITY LEVELS AND TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 80S TO LOWER
90S WILL PUSH THE HEAT INDEX INTO THE HAZARDOUS RANGE LATE THIS
AFTERNOON INTO EARLY THIS EVENING OVER EASTERN IOWA...FAR
NORTHEAST MISSOURI...AND WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS. HEAT INDEX
READINGS AS HIGH AS 100 TO 103 ARE EXPECTED UNTIL AROUND 7 PM.
A COLD FRONT WILL BRING RELIEF IN THE FORM OF SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING...THEN COOLER TEMPERATURES AND LOWER
HUMIDITY READINGS OVERNIGHT.
IF YOU PLAN TO BE OUTSIDE...AVOID PROLONGED EXPOSURE TO THE HEAT
OR STRENUOUS ACTIVITY. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS TO AVOID
DEHYDRATION.

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