Number of heat waves per summer have doubled since the 1940’s.
Despite heat fans are still filling the ballpark
With a high of 107 and a low of 86, three records were broken on July 25.
The 64-year-old man was found in his mobile home on July 7.
Many fans soaked their towels in water and put them on their heads to keep cool.
Co-chair of Cool Down says, “The message today is for people to continue to give.”
Officials say elderly often don’t know their body is overheating
As more crops succumb to heat, remaining supply will get more expensive.
Latest victims in Ballwin and East St. Louis.
Wednesday is 22nd straight day of temps 90 or above.