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Cooling centers brace for sweltering week

7:46 PM, Jul. 15, 2013
Sue Karau, of Wausau, is dressed comfortably for warm summer weather and humidity Monday as she at The 400 Block in Wausau.
Sue Karau, of Wausau, is dressed comfortably for warm summer weather and humidity Monday as she at The 400 Block in Wausau.
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While predictions of sweltering temperatures nearing 90 degrees this week have many looking at their thermostats, local health officials are keeping a closer eye on something else - the humidity.

Because it's not the heat that'll get you. It's heat coupled with tropical humidity, which is what central Wisconsin is in store for this week.

Dale Grosskurth, environmental health and safety director at Marathon County Health Department, said the National Weather Service issues a heat advisory when an area's temperature and humidity combination is expected to exceed 105 degrees for at least ...

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