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Heat Advisory: Another Day Of Extreme Heat In Metro Detroit

September 05, 2018 - 8:48 am
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DETROIT (WWJ) - It's going to be another scorcher in metro Detroit. 

A Heat Advisory remains in effect until 10 p.m. Wednesday for Wayne, Oakland, Macomb and Monroe counties. The National Weather Service says heat indexes will be near 100 degrees with very humid conditions, which could lead some people to become sick.  

During the advisory, everyone is encouraged to drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air- conditioned rooms, stay out of the sun, and check on relatives and neighbors.

The heat is also keeping a couple thousand students out of school Wednesday. Southfield and Walled Lake public schools are canceled for the day, while Redford Union and Pontiac schools are being dismissed after a half day.

Here's a look at the forecast from the WWJ Newsradio weather team:

Wednesday -- Sun mixing with clouds; hot. High 91. Low 67.

Thursday -- Mostly cloudy; cooler. High 75. Low 61.

Friday -- Sunny to partly cloudy. High 74. Low 59.

Saturday -- Periods of sun. High 72. Low 59.

Sunday -- Cloudy, a little rain. High 68. Low 63.

Tune into WWJ Newsradio 950 for weather updates every 10 minutes on the 8's, 24-hours a day.