We are looking at dangerous, record heat Tuesday across all 5 zones.
HEAT SAFETY TIPS
-Take frequent breaks in the shade or A/C
– Wear loose fitting, light colored clothing
– Stay hydrated with water
– Avoid prolonged periods of outdoor activities especially during peak daylight hours
– Wear sunscreen, hats, sunglasses, and other protective gear
– Don’t forget about your pets… if it’s too hot for you, than it’s too hot for them
TUESDAY: Record heat is possible today as our highs soar to the upper 90s in the Upstate and low 90s in Western North Carolina.
REST OF THE WEEK: Looking ahead to the weekend, highs will be near 90 with widely scattered pop up afternoon storms for the Upstate zones, and highs in the Mountain zone will top out in the mid 80s. The official first day of summer is this Sunday which is also Father’s Day!
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