Heat prompts schools to close early

Heat advisory issued

Published On: Sep 09 2013 12:36:21 PM CDT   Updated On: Sep 09 2013 12:38:03 PM CDT

Summer-like temperatures prompted a number of school districts to close their doors early on Monday.

As of 12:30 p.m., schools in Platteville, River Ridge and Wauzeka were on the list of schools closing early because of the heat.

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Southwestern Wisconsin is included in a heat advisory scheduled to continue until 8 p.m.

The heat index is forecast to reach 92-100 degrees.