Heat Advisory in effect again for Thursday

A Heat Advisory is in effect once again today for Russell County and the entire Lake Cumberland area, according to the National Weather Service in Louisville, as temperatures will, again today, reach into the upper 90s with heat index numbers between 100 and 105 degrees.

The advisory ends at 8 p.m. this evening.

Stay hydrated and take extra precaution if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to the early morning or evening hours.