The Quincy Salvation Army will open the Kroc Center as a cooling center on days when heat advisories are issued for our area, for those who need to get out of the extreme heat. The Kroc Center, at 405 Vermont, is open as a cooling center during heat advisories from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, seven days a week. Should there be need for emergency housing, the Salvation Army Emergency Shelter can be contacted at (217) 222-8655.

Today's temperature is expected to be in the mid to upper 90's this afternoon and in the 90's throughout the rest of the week as well as into the weekend.