Heat Advisory until 7PM CDT this Wednesday evening for LaSalle, Livingston, Grundy and Ford Counties

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..HOT AND VERY HUMID TODAY…

Heat Advisory for 
La Salle-Grundy-Livingston-Ford Counties as well as farther south into
central Illinois.actuaally extends farther southwest – see orange on map below

Including the cities of Ottawa, Morris, Pontiac, and Paxton

…HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING…

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect from 10 AM this morning to 7 PM CDT
this evening.

* TEMPERATURE…low 90s, with heat indices around 105.

-depending upon how cloud cover improves. the Advisory may have to be 

extended farther north and east today, so stay tuned…

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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.

Map depicting areas under Heat Advisory Wednesday…