heat

Early School Closings

Aug 27, 2018

Some schools in the Quad Cities area will close early Monday because of high heat and humidity. The forecast calls for sunny, with a high near 91, but with heat index values as high as 101. 

A local agency will open its doors to people to cool off this weekend and this summer. Christian Care says its Rescue Mission at 2209 3rd Avenue, Rock Island is open daily from 8:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. The organization also serves meals.

http://www.weather.gov/dvn/ / Quad Cities National Weather Service

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory which will be in effect from noon until 7 p.m. Heat indices may reach 105 due to temperatures near 90 and dewpoints in the mid-70s. Heat related illnesses will be possible.