Heat advisory in effect — temperature to reach 92, heat index to reach 104 degrees
The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory in effect from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday.
A heat wave could produce a heat index making the temperature feel like 104 degrees today, the weather service said on its website at www.erh.noaa.gov.
“Expect hazy, hot and humid conditions today and avoid unnecessary activity during the heat of the day,” the weather service advised.
The temperature was already 85 degrees at 10:45 a.m. at the Akron Canton Airport. The heat index was already listed at 92 degrees.
The temperature was expected to reach 91 degrees in Stark County before falling to an overnight low Wednesday night of 72 degrees and rising Thursday again to 91, the weather service said.
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