Heat Advisory Today 12pm-8pm

5 July 2024 – Hot and humid conditions with heat index values up to 102 expected.

The advisory covers Southern PA, Berkeley Springs, WV, Washington County, MD – conditions may cause heat-related illnesses. Drink plenty of water and use air conditioning or go to air conditioned spaces.

Franklin County’s Chambersburg, Greencastle and Tuscarora senior activity centers will be open for extended hours (8 a.m. to 7 p.m.) today to serve as cooling stations for residents age 60 and over. Older Franklin County residents are also welcome to escape the heat at the county’s five other senior activity centers, which will be operating under normal hours of operation (8 a.m. to 4 p.m.).