Weather Forecast

Mary Waldvogel enjoyed the cool spray of Lower Bottle Lake Monday evening. The lake was the best place to escape the heat. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Heat, humidity hits lakes country

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Extreme heat and humidity has settled on the area and could continue through much of the week.

People have been spending time in area lakes to escape the heat.


Scattered showers and thunderstorms were expected Tuesday followed by a sunny and hot day with a high near 90, according to the National Weather Service. Heat index values were expected to be as high as 98.

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Anna Erickson
Anna Erickson is editor of the Wadena Pioneer Journal.
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