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Heat prompts schools to close early

Published On: Dec 24 2013 05:06:36 AM CST   Updated On: Sep 09 2013 12:38:03 PM CDT

MADISON, Wis. -

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.

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