The National Weather Service continues the heat advisory through Tuesday afternoon. Temperatures once again on Tuesday will rise to the upper 90s however high humidity will make it feel like 105 to 110 degrees.
A 37-year-old rural Bennet man is recovering from a leg wound suffered when his handgun went off while he was cleaning it.
Lancaster County Sheriff Terry Wagner says Michael Peterson was cleaning his .40-caliber, semiautomatic pistol around 5:30 p.m. Saturday when it fired. The bullet hit Peterson's left leg.
Wagner says Peterson was taken to a Lincoln hospital.