1006 PM CDT Mon Jul 15 2019 Expiration:
1115 GMT 16 2019
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
* TEMPERATURE...Heat index values as high as 105 to 110 due to
temperatures in the middle to upper 90s, and dewpoints as high
as the lower to middle 70s.
* IMPACTS...Heat-related illnesses may occur due to the
prolonged period of heat and humidity.
An Excessive Heat Watch means that a prolonged period of hot
temperatures is expected. The combination of hot temperatures and
high humidity will combine to create a DANGEROUS SITUATION in
which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids, stay
in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on
relatives and neighbors.
Des Moines, IA Weather Warnings, Advisories and Alerts are issued by the National Weather Service.
You may want to see if there are any Special Weather Statements