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Heat Advisory - Yakima and Kittitas Counties

Yakima, wa -  A heat advisory is issued for the Yakima Valley and Eastern Kittitas County. 

It will remain in effect until Friday night at 9pm.

Temperatures topped out at 101-degrees in Yakima.

The weather is expected to remain in triple digit territory through Saturday.

In Ellensburg the high so far is 98-degrees.

The national weather service wants to remind you that you are at a greater risk for heat illness.

You should drink fluids all day.

Keep cool in an air conditioned room as much as possible. And you should also keep a close eye on family and friends.