HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - Tuesday is a First Alert Weather Day and our first excessive heat warning in seven years.
The heat index will already be around 105 by 10:30 a.m. and could reach or exceed 111 in the afternoon.
Make sure you are taking precautions and staying hydrated.
Strong storms could follow the heat ahead of a weak frontal boundary. Storm chances increase after 7 p.m.