Excessive heat warning for county
MARSHALL CO. — An excessive heat warning is in effect from noon today until 8 p.m. Saturday, July 7 for Marshall County. Temps will be in the 90s.
Temperatures will be in the middle to upper 90's and highs of 100 are possible for Thursday and Friday. The heat index will peak around 100 degrees each afternoon and even as high as 105 to 110 Thursday and Friday.
Take extra precaution if you must be outside.
The elderly, very young, and people with breathing difficulties are most susceptible to the effects of the heat. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air conditioned room, stay out of the sun as much as possible. Please remember to provide shade and fresh water to pets.