A severe heat advisory is in affect until Wednesday night.
From the NWS:
HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING…
…HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM CDT WEDNESDAY…
The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect from 11 AM to 8 PM CDT Wednesday.
* HEAT INDEX VALUES…105 to 109 degrees.
* TIMING…Through 8 PM CDT this evening and again from 11 AM CDT
through 8 PM CDT Wednesday.
* IMPACTS…High heat index values make it difficult for your
body to cool itself off. This could lead to heat stress or
heat stroke for anyone engaged in outdoor activities.
A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned
room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and