The National Weather Service out of Jackson has issued a Heat Advisory for our area until 7pm tonight.
With potential highs in the mid to upper 90s, combined with high humidity levels will result in heat indices peaking between 105 and 110 late this morning and afternoon.
Heat stress will reach dangerous levels and could lead to heat exhaustion or heat stroke for those working outdoors. Take extra precautions. If oyu work or spend time outside, when possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of head exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of water.