The Heat Advisory continues for the local area through 9 pm tomorrow night, with the Weather Service predicting high temperatures in the local area of 95 to 100 degrees, both today and tomorrow. They also say that daytime highs of 85 to 95 will continue through the weekend, possibly going into Monday.
To the south of us, they’re putting up an Excessive Heat Advisory, starting at noon today and going through 9 pm tomorrow night. Highs through the Portland metro area and down the Willamette Valley are predicted to be between 100 and 105 degrees, with the highest temperatures expected in the central and southern portions of the valley, and through the central Columbia River Gorge. You need to take precautions to protect yourself and your family members from this excessive heat.