Charleston Heat Advisory Issued: Heat Index to Climbing To 112 Degrees Today


A heat advisory is in effect Tuesday for Beaufort, Tidal Berkeley, Charleston, and coastal Colleton counties from noon to 6 p.m.

Temperatures will climb into the mid-90s, but with humidity, it will feel much hotter. The heat index could reach up to 112 degrees in the advisory areas.

If you’re planning on spending an extended amount of time outside this week, make sure you wear breathable clothes and consider getting a small fan, personal air conditioner, or evaporative cooling towel.

Stay safe out there!