... Hot and humid weather conditions are expected across Arkansas...
Heat index values will reach the upper 90s to around 105 degrees
today across parts of Arkansas... due to afternoon temperatures in
the middle and upper 90s... and combined with elevated humidity
levels. Southern Arkansas... and parts of central and eastern
areas... will have the highest potential for heat index values to
reach 100 to around 105 degrees. The main time frame for the
highest heat index values will be from noon to around 5 PM CDT.
These elevated heat index values will also continue on Friday and
into the weekend.
Extra caution should be used when outdoors. Make sure to drink
plenty of water and limit the amount of time spent in the heat.
Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible... reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or