Heat advisory blankets viewing area

High temperatures in the mid to upper 90s, with peak heat index values of 104 to 110 degrees.

Posted: Jun 28, 2018 6:18 AM
Updated: Jun 28, 2018 7:07 AM

Heat Advisory
Areas Affected: Black Hawk; Boone; Bremer; Butler; Calhoun; Carroll; Cerro Gordo; Crawford; Emmet; Franklin; Greene; Grundy; Hamilton; Hancock; Hardin; Humboldt; Kossuth; Mahaska; Marshall; Palo Alto; Pocahontas; Poweshiek; Sac; Story; Tama; Wapello; Webster; Winnebago;

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)
...Hot and Muggy Conditions Building Today into Friday... .A brief heat wave will affect most of Iowa through at least the end of the work week. Very warm and humid conditions will build into the southern half of Iowa by this afternoon and tonight. The heat is then expected to intensify and expand through all of the state by Friday with widespread hot and very humid conditions. The heat may persist into Saturday in south and east sections of Iowa, but relief will come in the form of a cool front sweeping in from the northwest late Saturday and Saturday night. ...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM CDT FRIDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...High temperatures in the mid to upper 90s, with peak heat index values of 104 to 110 degrees.

* IMPACTS...Heat illnesses are possible for those active outdoors or for particularly vulnerable populations such as children and the elderly. Gusty breezes will increase the risk of dehydration.

A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible, 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 when possible and drink plenty of water. To reduce risk during outdoor work, the occupational safety and health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency, call 9 1 1.

Heat Advisory
Areas Affected: Chickasaw; Floyd; Howard; Mitchell

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...Dangerous Heat Friday, Into Saturday... .Summer heat and humidity move in for Friday and Saturday. The combination of high temperatures in the 90s and oppressive humidities will result in afternoon heat indices generally from 100 to 110 Friday, and 90 to 100 Saturday. Just 1/2 hour exposure to this high heat could result in heat related illnesses. Prepare now for the likely heat related stresses. Avoid exposure during the afternoon. Check in on family, friends and pets. The young and elderly are especially susceptible to impacts from heat. ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON FRIDAY TO 7 PM CDT SATURDAY... The National Weather Service in La Crosse has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect from noon Friday to 7 PM CDT Saturday.

* TEMPERATURE...afternoon heat indices from 95 to 105 Friday, 95 to 100 Saturday.

* IMPACTS...heat related illness will occur in as little as 30 minutes with exposure to the extreme heat.

A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids...stay in an air-conditioned room...stay out of the sun...and check up on relatives and neighbors. Take extra precautions...if you work or spend time outside. When possible...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 when possible and drink plenty of water.

Heat Advisory
Areas Affected: Dodge; Fillmore; Mower; Olmsted

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...Dangerous Heat Friday, Into Saturday... .Summer heat and humidity move in for Friday and Saturday. The combination of high temperatures in the 90s and oppressive humidities will result in afternoon heat indices generally from 100 to 110 Friday, and 90 to 100 Saturday. Just 1/2 hour exposure to this high heat could result in heat related illnesses. Prepare now for the likely heat related stresses. Avoid exposure during the afternoon. Check in on family, friends and pets. The young and elderly are especially susceptible to impacts from heat. ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON FRIDAY TO 7 PM CDT SATURDAY... The National Weather Service in La Crosse has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect from noon Friday to 7 PM CDT Saturday.

* TEMPERATURE...afternoon heat indices from 95 to 105 Friday, 95 to 100 Saturday.

* IMPACTS...heat related illness will occur in as little as 30 minutes with exposure to the extreme heat.

A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids...stay in an air-conditioned room...stay out of the sun...and check up on relatives and neighbors. Take extra precautions...if you work or spend time outside. When possible...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 when possible and drink plenty of water.

Minnesota Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 128152

Reported Deaths: 2354
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Hennepin33024980
Ramsey13609355
Dakota9467136
Anoka8324150
Stearns554641
Washington539968
Scott326534
Olmsted315930
St. Louis279765
Wright233214
Nobles219516
Clay215343
Blue Earth20037
Carver17247
Kandiyohi16395
Sherburne160621
Rice15929
Mower149915
Winona122518
Crow Wing94721
Lyon9416
Chisago9202
Waseca9199
Benton8827
Beltrami8397
Otter Tail7896
Todd7525
Steele7342
Nicollet70017
Itasca69617
Morrison6578
Freeborn6494
Douglas6323
Martin60216
Le Sueur5985
McLeod5764
Watonwan5724
Polk5574
Goodhue54211
Becker5193
Pine5190
Isanti5115
Chippewa4153
Carlton4031
Dodge3790
Mille Lacs37613
Hubbard3462
Cass3445
Wabasha3430
Pipestone33616
Meeker3183
Brown3113
Rock3113
Yellow Medicine2715
Cottonwood2650
Unassigned26553
Murray2643
Redwood26011
Fillmore2450
Sibley2423
Renville23711
Faribault2210
Roseau2160
Wadena2082
Jackson2041
Kanabec19410
Swift1931
Houston1861
Stevens1741
Lincoln1720
Pennington1711
Koochiching1644
Aitkin1592
Pope1520
Big Stone1310
Lac qui Parle1303
Wilkin1274
Lake1110
Norman1050
Mahnomen1041
Marshall971
Grant924
Clearwater880
Red Lake662
Traverse540
Lake of the Woods431
Kittson370
Cook110

Iowa Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 111117

Reported Deaths: 1587
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Polk18419283
Woodbury697994
Johnson571730
Black Hawk535098
Linn5245129
Dubuque489654
Scott421037
Story391018
Dallas336944
Pottawattamie309144
Sioux234314
Buena Vista222512
Marshall195936
Webster178914
Plymouth159426
Wapello149462
Clinton140926
Muscatine139358
Crawford133712
Des Moines13059
Cerro Gordo130423
Warren11856
Carroll107212
Jasper105534
Henry10075
Marion95710
Tama91837
Lee90710
Delaware72912
Dickinson7117
Wright7071
Boone6969
Mahaska65924
Bremer6389
Washington62711
Harrison6238
Jackson5583
Benton5381
Lyon5287
Louisa50715
Clay5044
Hamilton4613
Winnebago45818
Winneshiek4559
Hardin4495
Kossuth4460
Poweshiek44111
Floyd42411
Jones4223
Cedar4205
Buchanan4194
Emmet41517
Iowa3948
Cherokee3832
Franklin37818
Sac3774
Guthrie37615
Clayton3753
Page3740
Shelby3601
Mills3551
Butler3542
Fayette3543
Cass3512
Madison3512
Allamakee3438
Chickasaw3381
Clarke3283
Humboldt3083
Hancock2984
Palo Alto2982
Grundy2895
Calhoun2854
Howard2619
Osceola2610
Monroe25111
Mitchell2380
Monona2361
Taylor2302
Union2194
Appanoose2173
Pocahontas2172
Jefferson2121
Lucas1976
Fremont1881
Ida1842
Greene1820
Van Buren1662
Davis1634
Montgomery1616
Adair1481
Keokuk1481
Decatur1430
Audubon1381
Worth1340
Wayne1133
Ringgold832
Adams700
Unassigned140
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