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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.

Cases: 453808

Reported Deaths: 6131
CountyCasesDeaths
Hennepin941381495
Ramsey40509748
Dakota33463350
Anoka31283368
Washington20471234
Stearns18051190
St. Louis13916247
Scott1213098
Wright11756107
Olmsted1073975
Sherburne827868
Carver703139
Clay657684
Rice621170
Kandiyohi556772
Blue Earth546833
Crow Wing489178
Otter Tail463167
Chisago458138
Benton423288
Winona394248
Douglas378466
Nobles374447
Mower372129
Goodhue355362
Polk330660
McLeod327947
Beltrami315048
Morrison314145
Lyon304738
Becker288839
Itasca287143
Isanti284842
Carlton283543
Steele278510
Pine269614
Freeborn253623
Todd233130
Nicollet227938
Brown217434
Mille Lacs215045
Le Sueur213516
Cass210524
Meeker201233
Waseca192816
Wabasha17413
Martin171726
Roseau166317
Hubbard150238
Redwood141027
Houston139814
Dodge13864
Renville138040
Chippewa132332
Cottonwood128918
Fillmore12646
Wadena120218
Rock111912
Aitkin111233
Sibley10947
Faribault108816
Watonwan10688
Pennington101016
Kanabec99318
Pipestone96423
Yellow Medicine94916
Murray9096
Jackson87310
Swift84418
Pope7465
Stevens7078
Marshall70315
Clearwater68714
Lake66315
Lac qui Parle66016
Wilkin6349
Koochiching60310
Lincoln4892
Big Stone4693
Unassigned44568
Grant4388
Norman4258
Mahnomen4147
Kittson37320
Red Lake3204
Traverse2613
Lake of the Woods1961
Cook1150

Iowa Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 310915

Reported Deaths: 4432
CountyCasesDeaths
Polk46760465
Linn18037279
Scott15838172
Black Hawk14076243
Woodbury13111181
Johnson1228552
Dubuque11615159
Pottawattamie9146115
Dallas907772
Story879438
Cerro Gordo472572
Webster472077
Sioux459657
Warren458039
Clinton457768
Marshall430762
Buena Vista396230
Muscatine395878
Des Moines394943
Plymouth352870
Wapello349898
Jasper331659
Lee324132
Marion308953
Jones274650
Henry267331
Carroll258234
Bremer249848
Crawford234324
Washington222933
Boone222717
Benton213050
Mahaska197637
Jackson194932
Tama190159
Dickinson188329
Kossuth178544
Delaware176036
Clay172021
Wright166624
Fayette165924
Hamilton162230
Buchanan162024
Winneshiek160820
Harrison158162
Hardin156931
Cedar155519
Clayton153849
Butler150924
Page146415
Floyd141436
Cherokee140027
Mills138517
Lyon137533
Poweshiek134924
Hancock131524
Allamakee130930
Iowa127722
Madison123610
Calhoun12349
Grundy122528
Jefferson122125
Winnebago121729
Mitchell116837
Louisa116230
Cass114843
Chickasaw113712
Appanoose112440
Sac112015
Emmet111232
Union111023
Humboldt106619
Shelby105427
Guthrie104224
Franklin103318
Unassigned10110
Palo Alto91711
Montgomery88324
Keokuk86326
Howard85519
Monroe82220
Clarke8108
Pocahontas78111
Ida75930
Davis70121
Greene6977
Adair69620
Monona67018
Lucas66610
Osceola64711
Worth6184
Taylor5999
Fremont5246
Van Buren50215
Decatur4964
Ringgold44811
Audubon4218
Wayne41921
Adams2993
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