Another hot and humid day is expected in Kansas City, Kan., with heat index values again approaching 100 degrees.
Today’s high will be 95 degrees, according to the weather service, but with the humidity, it could feel like 99.
It also will be a windy day, with wind speeds from 15 to 21 mph, gusting to as much as 29 mph.
The weather service advised residents to use extra precautions if they need to be outdoors. Residents should take regular breaks, wear lightweight clothes, stay hydrated, and check on those who may not be adequately prepared for the changing weather conditions. Also check on animals and pets.