Detroit Heat Advisory Issued By National Weather Service For June 28-30

06/28/2012 06:00 pm ET
  • National Weather Service

A heat advisory issued by the National Weather Service says temperatures will hover near 100 degrees in areas of Southeast Michigan.

The heat advisory, which runs until Saturday, June 30 at 9 p.m., warns that heat and humidity combined will create heat indices of 100 to 105 degrees.

The hot and humid weather could pose a danger to children, the elderly and people with prolonged exposure to the outdoors this weekend.

The National Weather Service says heat illnesses, like heat stroke and heat exhaustion, are possible. Experts advise Metro Detroiters to turn on air-conditioning, drink plenty of liquids, avoid the sun and be sure to check on neighbors and relatives. Children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles.

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