Weather Alert: An Excessive Heat Warning has been issued by the National Weather Service in Wilmington, Ohio. The warning begins at 2pm Thursday and runs through 8pm Saturday. The area includes Franklin County and Grove City.
Heat Index Values may exceed 100° Thursday and will be near or above 105° Friday and Saturday. Very little relief is expected during the night with low temperatures only falling into the mid and upper 70s.
Use caution when participating in outdoor activities as there is an increased risk of heat-related illnesses. Heat-related illnesses include exhaustion, dehydration and heat stroke. It is recommended that strenuous outdoor activities be rescheduled to early morning or evening.
Excessive Heat Warning