We warned you earlier this week that hot and humid weather was on its way and well, it's almost here. The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Watch for the Lansing area that is in effect from noon on Friday, June 29th through 8pm on Saturday, June 30th. According to the NWS, an Excessive Heat Watch means that a prolonged period of hot temperatures is expected and with the combination of hot temps and high humidity, it could create a dangerous situation. The heat index on Friday could reach 100 degrees on Friday and the heat index on Saturday afternoon could reach 105 degrees.

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