A heat advisory is now in effect … from noon today, until 7 p.m. Saturday. The National Weather Service says heat index values will range from 102 to 107 degrees. The actual air temperature could climb into the triple-digits as well.
The Co-Mo Electric Cooperaticve has issued a Peak Alert, from 5-9 p.m. Customers are asked to limit the use of major appliances during those hours, and turn off any lights, TVs or small appliances not in use. Co-Mo says the alert ill extend thru the weekend because of the part of their service territory in the Lake area. Wigth many weekend homes at the Lake, demand on the system is typically higher on the weekends.