Published: 08/28/21 @ 2:21 PM – Updated: 08/28/21 @ 2:21 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.
Peak Heat Indices 95 to 100 degrees this afternoon and Sunday afternoon.
High temperatures around 90 degrees, combined with the humidity, will result in heat indices in the 95 to 100-degrees range, both this afternoon and Sunday afternoon.
Instructions: These hot conditions may cause heat-related illnesses to occur. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances.