5 things to know on Monday.

The heat wave continues to worry many in the United States

The ‘thermal dome’ that burned the Central Plains over the weekend is expected to head east on Monday, the National Weather Service Expect very hot conditions across the Mississippi River Valley and the Mid-South regions. Temperatures will be in the 90s from the Great Lakes region south to the Gulf Coast early in the week, according to the NWS. Cities like Chicago, St. Louis, Kansas City, Missouri, Could see triple-digit temperatures by Tuesdaysaid Tyler Royce, senior meteorologist at AccuWeather. The good news, Ruiz said, is that the heat in the lower Midwest, near the Ohio River Valley and the mid-Atlantic, won’t last as long as last week’s heat wave when some cities in the region saw high temperatures for three or four days. straight.

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