Heat Advisory

The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for the Washington D.C. Metropolitan Area from Noon today until 8:00 pm this evening. Heat index values of 100 to 105 degrees expected, with the highest values occurring mid to late afternoon. There is a risk of heat-related illness for those without air-conditioning or those outdoors for an extended period. If outdoors, please take frequent rest breaks in shaded or air-conditioned environments and make sure to carry water with you.