A Heat Advisory remains in effect for Pettis County from 11 a.m. to 8 pm. Thursday.
According to the National Weather Service, temperatures Thursday will reach the middle to upper 90s, with heat index values between 105 to 109.
Citizens should take precautions to prevent heat illness.
• Drink plenty of fluids.
• Stay in an air-conditioned room.
• Stay out of the sun.
• Check on relatives and neighbors.
• Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside.