Friday's early storms gave us a reprieve from the heat. We'll make up for lost ground over the weekend as the temperature advances into the middle 90's and send the heat index to 105 and above. Excessive heat warning continues for Illinois and a heat advisory covers all of Indiana and Kentucky:
The RPM has plenty of heat by Saturday afternoon. Here are the forecast heat index numbers:
Sunday will be just as oppressive, if not more so:
Be careful this weekend and be alert to signs of dehydration or heat stroke.