Excessive heat watch in effect through weekend
The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat watch for the greater Everett and Seattle areas through the weekend.
The NWS said temperatures are expected to be very warm, with highs near 90 a possibility through the middle of next week.
According to the NWS, "highs on both Saturday and Sunday will be in the upper 80s to low 90s. Overnight lows will likely not fall much be 65 degrees."
Residents are encouraged to drink plenty of fluids, and to check up on relatives and neighbors and to not leave children and pets in hot cars and to make sure pets have access to plenty of water.
To see the latest forecast or to learn more visit the NWS website.