Heat Advisory issued July 17 at 10:54PM EDT until July 18 at 10:00PM EDT by NWS Wilmington
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 10 PM EDT THURSDAY... ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING... * HEAT INDEX VALUES...100 to 104 Thursday. Near or just above 105 due to temperatures in the mid 90s and dewpoints in the mid 70s for Friday and Saturday. * TIMING...Thursday afternoon and early evening for the Heat Advisory. Friday afternoon into early evening, and again Saturday afternoon into early evening for the Excessive Heat Watch. * IMPACTS...Heat stroke, heat exhaustion and other heat related illnesses will be possible, especially if you spend a significant amount of time outdoors, or are involved in any strenuous outdoor activity.
70° 70° isolated patchy Thu 92° Thu 92° patchy 77° 77° Fri 95° Fri 95°
Wednesday, July 1st, 2015
Photo by Mark Pummell/The Daily Standard

A jackknifed semitrailer Tuesday afternoon sits in a field where it came to rest southwest of the intersection of U.S. 127 and state Route 119 after an accident. A pickup truck involved in the collision is in the background to the left. Three people were taken by squad to Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater, for serious injuries. One was later transported to Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton. State Route 119 between U.S. 127 and state Route 118 was closed from about 12:45 p.m. until 6 p.m. due to the accident.

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