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Heat Wave 2019

Excessive Heat Warning — Heat Index to 110 on Saturday!

You can’t avoid it. Just hope you can condition it.

Extremely hot air sits ready to ruin our weekend in Schuylkill County.

The National Weather Service just issued an Excessive Heat Warning for Schuylkill County. The Warning runs from Friday at noon until 8 p.m. Sunday.

A Heat Advisory is also in effect from 8 p.m. on Saturday until 8 p.m. on Sunday, according to NWS.

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Excessive Heat Warning – Schuylkill County

On top of the hottest temperatures of the year, the coal region is going to be swamped in the muggiest weather, too.

High temperatures predicted for the weekend:

  • Friday: 93
  • Saturday: 97
  • Sunday: 94

Add in the humidity and National Weather Service predicts the following Heat Index values:

  • Friday: 110
  • Saturday: 110
  • Sunday: 104

They say Saturday will be the hottest.

And during the weekend-long Excessive Heat Warning, there’s no relief at night. The mugginess will persist and feel oppressive. Low temperatures in the mid-70s are expected overnight through the weekend.

The heat wave breaks on Monday when temperatures drop all the way to 87.

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