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Heat Advisory issued for Thursday for most of Northeast Ohio

Posted at 4:30 PM, Jul 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-08 16:30:09-04

HURON COUNTY, Ohio — The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for most of Northeast Ohio.

The Heat Advisory will be in place on Thursday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

The following counties will be under the Heat Advisory:

  • Tuscarawas County.
  • Huron County.
  • Summit County.
  • Erie County.
  • Richland County.
  • Stark County.
  • Cuyahoga County.
  • Holmes County.
  • Ashland County.
  • Medina County.
  • Lorain County.

According to the National Weather Service, the heat index could reach up to 103 degrees.

These hot temperatures could cause heat illness to occur.

The National Weather Service warns that young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances.

The NWS advises residents to take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. If you work outside, be sure to wear loose-fitting clothing and take frequent breaks.

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