Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Friday afternoon heat advisory issued for Southside

VIRGINIA BEACH – Are you planning to spend some time outside today? It might be best to stay indoors.

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory across the Southside on Friday afternoon, as heat indexes are projected to reach 108 degrees. The advisory is effective until 8 p.m. Friday evening, according to the news release.

According to the release, an advisory is issued when hot temperatures are combined with high humidity percentages.

Officials recommend avoiding prolonged exposure to the high temperatures. The release also suggests residents refrain from strenuous activities, as they could lead to heat-related illnesses.

For the latest forecast, check the NWS weather conditions online.

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