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Heat Advisory Issued For Wayne County

Heat Advisory Issued For Wayne County

It is getting hot, hot, hot!  With temps topping out around 94 degrees today and an expected heat index of 105 degrees, the National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for Wayne and surrounding counties today from 11 AM until 7 PM. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of…read more »

BE SAFE IN THE SUN: Heat Indices Approach Dangerous Levels This Week

BE SAFE IN THE SUN: Heat Indices Approach Dangerous Levels This Week

Some of the warmest weather of the year is hitting Wayne County this week. The National Weather Service says temperatures are expected to top out in the mid-90s Thursday and Friday. Crystal Hardin, a Field Training Officer with Wayne County EMS, provided some heat safety tips earlier this summer. She says if you’re working outside, take…read more »

THE HEAT IS ON: Stay Safe On Scorching Summer Days

THE HEAT IS ON: Stay Safe On Scorching Summer Days

The temperatures are rising and that’s leading to an increase in 911 calls for heat emergencies. Crystal Hardin, a Field Training Officer with Wayne County EMS, says they’ve been responding to more heat-related calls in the last few days, and everyone is at risk. That can include the elderly, those working in the sun, or athletes playing…read more »

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