Excessive heat warnings and watches have been issued for many major metropolitan areas, including Kansas City, Missouri; Chicago; Detroit; Philadelphia; New York City; Hartford, Connecticut; and Albany, New York.
After another warm night heat index values are once again expected to be hot on Sunday afternoon reaching over 100°. Heat index values will soar into the 100s, with localized 105-degree heat-index values in urban areas of the Northeast. Even with temperatures in the 80s, temperatures inside a vehicle can reach over 100 degrees in 20 minutes. As quick as these storms came in, they moved out and the clearing began.
With all the heat and humidity destabilizing the atmosphere, strong to severe storms are definitely possible and all of southeast Wisconsin has been placed in the slight risk for severe weather.
Another round of hot air will move into the central US on the Fourth of July.
Symptoms of heat exhaustion include nausea, vomiting, cold/pale/clammy skin, heavy sweating, fast and weak pulse, and weakness or fainting. Check the temperatures in your neighborhood with our Current Temperatures Map. If you plan on spending time outdoors, such as at the beach, pool or ballpark, should keep in mind to use sunscreen. Heat stroke is an emergency - call 9 1 1.
Avoid strenuous activity, especially during the sun's peak hours: 11 a.m.to 4 p.m.
Heather Locklear arrested for alleged attack on deputy, EMT
The police were originally alerted to the situation by a family member, who informed them of a disturbance near her home. Heather Locklear was arrested Sunday night after attacking a police officer and a paramedic, it's been confirmed.
Godin, Ronaldo clash as Uruguay take on Portugal
They owe much to Cristiano Ronaldo who is in good form and they may look to him to give them their moments of star quality. Uruguay and Portugal will face each other in what is expected to be a highly-contested match on Saturday.
Formula One: Lewis Hamilton wins French Grand Prix
It did nothing to slow him and as soon as Bottas had gone fastest, Hamilton cut his time by half a second with a scorching lap. The German went into the back of Hamilton's team-mate, Valtteri Bottas , and was given a five-second penalty by the stewards.
Thousands watch the sun rise over Stonehenge
The summer solstice in the southern hemisphere will occur on December 21, which is the winter solstice in the northern hemisphere. To celebrate the summer solstice , Thursday's Google Doodle featured an animated pond with lily pads and lounging creatures.