Heat To Last Through Tuesday

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory through tomorrow evening, with heat index values between 100 and 107 degrees.

Heat is the numer one weather related killer in the United States with average of 618 deaths attributed to it between 1999 and 2010, according to the Centers for Disease Control.

It is advised that everyone drink plenty of non-caffeinated, non-alcoholic beverages, take frequent breaks in air conditioning if possible, and respond quickly to signs of heat stress that include dizziness, headache, fatigue, nausea and fever.

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