(5:00PM Thursday - 6/23/22) During this period a ridge quickly built in and moved eastward through the Central and Eastern US. As this ridge moved through, along with it came a brief push of hot and humid conditions from Monday, June 20th through Wednesday, June 22nd. These conditions took up residence across the state and region for a few day period, bringing hot temperatures well into the 90's and high heat index values well into the 90's and 100's.
•This heat wave occurred across the state, from Monday June 20th through Wednesday June 22nd.
•Daily high temperatures were well into the 90's across the state, with a few locations hitting 100 at times.
•Peak heat index values were into the 100's a few days for some locations across state.