Published: 06/15/2018 @ 08:57 PM Updated: 06/15/2018 @ 08:57 PM
Special Weather Statement Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)
Indiana Target Area: Adams, Allen, Blackford, Cass, De Kalb, Elkhart, Fulton, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, La Porte, Lagrange, Marshall, Miami, Noble, Pulaski, St. Joseph, Starke, Steuben, Wabash, Wells, White and Whitley Counties.
Hot and humid conditions to dominate the weekend.
High temperatures in the 90s Saturday through Monday, combined with increasing humidity, will result in potentially dangerous conditions for those outdoors or in buildings lacking adequate means of cooling. Heat indexes will be in the middle to upper 90s are expected with some locations possibly seeing readings pushing 100 Sunday and Monday. If you are outdoors make sure you take frequent breaks in cool or shaded areas and drink plenty of fluids. If you can, delay any work until during the morning or evening when temperatures will be cooler.