Southeast Michigan under heat advisory Saturday
Prepare for a hot weekend, perhaps the hottest in two years. This Friday afternoon, the National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for most of southeast Michigan, including the counties of Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Livingston, Washtenaw, and Monroe. The advisory warns of high temperatures from noon to midnight on Saturday.More at the link. Follow the advice there to stay cool.
Temperatures will surpass ninety degrees throughout southeast Michigan. Accompanying high humidity will result in heat index readings between 100 and 105 during Saturday afternoon.
The heat advisory warns that the combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will create oppressive conditions. Heat-related illnesses could result, particularly in the elderly and people with pre-existing health conditions.