ATLANTA — Get ready: Wednesday was the hottest day of the year so far, but today is going to be even hotter.
Severe Weather Team 2 Meteorologist Brian Monahan said high temperatures will reach 97 degrees in Atlanta, but it will feel even hotter.
Along with the heat, the air quality will be poor. There’s a Code Orange air quality alert for metro Atlanta. If you have respiratory issues, please limit your time outdoors today.
Here’s what you need to know:
- The peak of the heat comes between 12 p.m. and 6 p.m.
- People with breathing issues should avoid being outside for long periods
- The relief from the heat comes next week
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