WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: The heat wave continues
Wisconsinites will get a little relief today from the late-summer heat wave – but not much. Highs are still expected to reach the upper-80’s, after readings got close to 100 yesterday. It was 97 in Wisconsin Rapids and 95 in Marshfield, both new record highs for the date. The heat index went above 100 in many places. Madison set a record for the warmest low temperature yesterday with 77. Milwaukee tied the same record with 73. It remained steamy this morning.