Triple-digit Heat Forecast for Monday
Another heat advisory is in effect in Fridley and across Minnesota.
The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for a large part of Minnesota, including Fridley, on Monday from 11 a.m. through 9 p.m.:
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN 700 PM CDT SUN JUL 15 2012 ...TRIPLE DIGIT HEAT EXPECTED FOR MONDAY... .A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR MONDAY FROM 11 AM CDT THROUGH 9 PM CDT FOR ALL OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MINNESOTA...AS WELL AS WESTERN WISCONSIN. ANOTHER ROUND OF NEAR RECORD TEMPERATURES WILL AFFECT THE REGION ON MONDAY AS SOUTHWEST WINDS BRING A PLUME OF HOT AIR ACROSS UPPER MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY. HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL NOT BE OVERLY OPPRESSIVE...BUT THE ACTUAL TEMPERATURE WILL BE NEAR 100 DEGREES AT MOST LOCATIONS BY MID AFTERNOON. HEAT INDICES WILL RANGE FROM 100 TO 105.