Ann Arbor cancels Rec & Ed activities due to extreme heat
All Ann Arbor Rec & Ed activities - including team sports - have been canceled for Friday and Saturday due to the extreme heat affecting the region.
Angela J. Cesere | AnnArbor.com file photo
The temperature in Ann Arbor just before 1 p.m. was 95, but the heat index made it feel like 101. Forecasts say the real temperature could climb to 102.
The area remains under an excessive heat warning until 8 p.m. Saturday. It could feel as hot as 110 later today and Saturday.
People are urged to take extra precautions due to the heat:
- Reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening.
- Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke.
- Wear light-weight and loose-fitting clothing when possible.
- Drink plenty of water.