First Alert Day for Wednesday for heat and humidity
From 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. July 8th
QUAD CITIES, Iowa (KWQC) -
Unseasonably warm temperatures combined with increasing humidity levels could produce heat index readings from 95° to 100°+ across the TV6 viewing area Wednesday. This combination of heat and humidity could cause heat stroke/stress or other related illnesses. Stay hydrated during the day drinking lots of water, wear light weight, loose fitting clothing, seek out shade or air conditioning whenever possible, and postpone any strenuous activity you have planned. Also remember to check on the elderly and young children, who could become vulnerable in this type of heat, and make sure your pets have a place of safety indoors and plenty of fresh water to drink.
A HEAT ADVISORY will remain in effect from 11 AM until 7 PM for the entire TV6 viewing area.
FIRST ALERT DAYS are issued to inform you of inconvenient, hazardous, or potentially dangerous weather in our viewing area--weather that could impact you and your family. Look for frequent updates on air, online, on our social media platforms and on the QC Weather App.
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