Near record temperatures are expected for the state today, and the National Weather Service in Bismarck has issued a HEAT ADVISORY for most of the state today, Friday, July 14th.

The advisory goes in effect at 1 p.m. (cst) today and will remian in effect until 8 p.m. today. Temperatures will reach the century mark for a majority of the state, and the heat continues through the weekend.

NWS

Take the proper precautions including-

  • Make sure pets and livestock have plenty of fresh water and shade
  • Check on the elderly
  • Find a cool place, take in a movie, walk the mall, go to the library
  • Wear sunblock and sun screen, wear sunglasses and stay hydrated

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