Statement as of 3:42 AM EDT on July 18, 2006
... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon today to 7 PM EDTthis evening... The hot and humid airmass will remain in place across the midAtlantic region today. Temperatures are expected to top out in the upper 90s over the advisory area... with a few spots reaching100 degrees. The combination of these hot temperatures along withthe increase in humidity will produce heat indices between 105 to110 degrees during the afternoon and early evening hours.