Blog: Heat Advisories In Effect

I believe this is the first time this year that we have had heat advisories issued for the area.  They have been issued for the Peninsula, the Southside, and northeast North Carolina. Heat Advisory This is in effect from noon-8pm today.  Heat advisories are issued when the heat index reaches 105 degrees for a couple hours or more.  Remember, the heat index is what it feels like when you combine the temperature and the humidity.  It’s been hot out west, but they have had a dry heat.  In fact it’s so dry out in parts of…