Kentucky will be plagued with hot, humid weather through Friday, according to the National Weather Service.
Take extra precautions if working outside or spending time outdoors. Reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or the evening.
Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light and loose fitting clothing when possible. And drink plenty of water.
To reduce risk during outdoor work, OSHA recommends frequent rest breaks in shaded areas or in air conditioning.