Weather Heating Up

By: The Weather Authority Email
By: The Weather Authority Email

Temperatures heat up fast Friday as highs skyrocket to around 97 causing the heat index to soar to around 105 degrees.

With the return of excessive heat and humidity, a heat advisory has been issued for much of the area. Temperatures fall back to more seasonable readings next week with highs in the low to mid 80s.

The Douglas County Health Department projects elevated ozone concentrations on Friday that could pose a risk to those with chronic respiratory problems such as asthma, emphysema and bronchitis.

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