Heat Advisory issued in Massachusetts
The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory in Massachusetts, which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 6 PM this evening.
The heat index values will reach between 94 and 98 degrees due to temperatures in the upper 80s, and dewpoints in the lower 70s.The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible.
It is recommended to drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sunshine, and check up on relatives and neighbors
The advised areas are: Eastern Essex; Eastern Norfolk; Northern Bristol; Southeast Middlesex; Suffolk; Western Essex; Western Norfolk; Western Plymouth