Heat Advisory Issued As Heat Index To Eclipse 100
Findlay and Hancock County are included in a Heat Advisory issued by the National Weather Service.
The advisory, which goes from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, actually covers the entire state.
Forecasters say the high temp on Thursday will top out at 97 with a heat index of 103.
The high temperatures and humidity can cause heat illnesses to occur.
People are advised to drink plenty of water, wear loose-fitting clothing and stay in air-conditioning whenever possible.
Young children and pets should never be left unattended in a vehicle.
Friday is also expected to be in the 90s before we drop back into the 80s on Saturday.
Heat Advisory for Thursday 11am to 9pm EDT. Heat index values up to 103 expected. pic.twitter.com/j8PUsrbI7r
— NWS Cleveland (@NWSCLE) July 8, 2020