La Crosse, WI (KROC AM News) - This could be the warmest day of the year in southeast Minnesota.

National Weather Service

.Temperatures are expected to soar into the low to mid-90s. A heat advisory has been issued for all of southeast Minnesota through 7:00 PM.

The National Weather Service says heat index readings of 95 - 105 degrees are possible because of expected high humidity.

The NWS says the sultry conditions raise the risk of heatstroke or other heat-related illnesses.

Scattered thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday night through Thursday night and some could be strong with hail, gusty winds, and locally heavy rains.

More outreach workers will partner with local law enforcement patrol officers.

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