By FRANK PHILLIPS
Area residents and visitors should be aware a Heat Advisory remains in effect today through 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Temperatures in the mid- to upper-90s combined with high humidity will combine to push the heat index into the 105- to 110-degree range, according to the National Weather Service.
Evening temperatures will remain warm as well, only cooling into the middle 70s tonight.
A Heat Advisory is issued when high temperatures and humidity combine to make heat illnesses possible.
The National Weather Service advises people stay in an air-conditioned room if possible, stay out of the sun and check up on relatives and neighbors.
The Heat Advisory was issued for 39 counties in Indiana, including Clay County.
For the latest weather conditions and forecast for Clay County, go to http://www.thebraziltimes.com and scroll to the bottom of the page for The Weather Channel information.