TELL US: What memories do you have of coping with the heat?

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 | 1:39 p.m. CDT; updated 6:30 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Temperatures are above average across the Midwest, and heat advisories are in effect in Boone County and elsewhere, with little rain or other relief in sight. (You can keep up with the Missourian's coverage of the heat wave and related drought here.)