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NWS: Another Scorching Hot Day Monday

by RestonNow.com — August 15, 2016 at 1:30 pm 0

National Weather ServiceIt’s going to be another brutally hot day on Monday.

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday.

The NWS says that temperatures will be in the mid-90s, but the heat index values will make it feel like it is 105 degrees.

It’s expected to be even hotter and more humid on Tuesday, before things begin to cool off a bit mid-week.

From the NWS:

IMPACTS… RISK OF HEAT-RELATED ILLNESS FOR THOSE WITHOUT AIR- CONDITIONING OR THOSE OUTDOORS FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD.

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.

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