Des Moines, Iowa – The forecast calls for the hottest weather of the year so far to arrive in parts of Iowa today, which happens to coincide with Heat Awareness Day. Meteorologist Kenny Podrazik, at the National Weather Service, says it’s not officially summertime yet, but it’ll sure feel like it.
Podrazik says Heat Awareness Day is a time to remind Iowans about the steamy season ahead and how to conduct best themselves.
The first day of summer is June 20th. Find more information about Heat Awareness Day by clicking here.