Heat advisory issued Wednesday for York County

Ron Musselman
York Dispatch
Azure Boxley, 7, of York City, glides down the slide at Graham Aquatic Center-YMCA as the heat index reaches the mid 90's in York City, Wednesday, June 10, 2020. Dawn J. Sagert photo

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for York County from noon to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

The forecast calls for partly sunny skies and a high temperature of 95 degrees, with showers and thunderstorms possible after 5 p.m, according to the weather service. The humidity is 94%. 

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Heat index values between 100 and 104 are expected. The chance of precipitation is 60%.

Hot temperatures and high humidity can cause heat illness to occur.

— Ron Musselman can be reached at rmusselman@yorkdispatch.com or via Twitter at @ronmusselman8.

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