National Weather Service Issues Excessive Heat Warning for Midwest and Southeast United States

A heat wave could be coming your way so grab your water bottles and stay hydrated, especially if you are in the Midwest or Southeast this week, as the National Weather Service issued an excessive heat warning for those states today.

A heat advisory remained in effect for central Mississippi on Tuesday, as temperatures again hovered around 100 degrees

The National Weather Service issued heat advisory for parts of 24 states and the District of Columbia, with parts of a dozen Midwestern and Southern states getting a more extreme excessive heat warning, affecting over 150 million Americans, nearly half of the population.