A heat advisory is posted for much of Middle Georgia as temperatures will feel close to 105 degrees Tuesday afternoon.
Highs are expected to reach the mid-90s with high humidity levels that put additional stress on the body.
The advisory is posted from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. and includes Macon, Warner Robins, Milledgeville, Dublin, Cordele and Vidalia.
Everyone is urged to drink plenty of fluids, stay out of direct sunshine and in the air conditioning, if possible.
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Make sure pets have water and shade.
Extreme heat can be deadly for the elderly, small children and those with heart conditions.