The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for portions of Kansas, including Spring Hill. It remains in effect until 7 p.m. on Friday, June 18.
Meteorologists predict heat index values of up to 108 degrees.
The National Weather Service warns that these temperatures may cause heat illnesses.
Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room if you can, stay out of the sun and check on relatives and neighbors. The NWS reminds you to never leave children or pets in cars unattended.
If you work outside, take extra precautions to limit strenuous activity during the hottest time of the day. Wear sunscreen and stay in the shade if you can.
If anyone around you is experiencing a heat-related health emergency, call 911 immediately.