PHOTO GALLERY: Columbia residents head to parks, pools

Tuesday, July 9, 2013 | 9:15 p.m. CDT
Columbia residents make their way to parks and pools Tuesday to help find relief from the heat. The heat index reached 100 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.

COLUMBIA  — Residents tried to stay cool Tuesday afternoon while the heat index climbed. The index reached 100 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.  They found refuge at Rock Bridge State Park, local pools and Twin Lakes Dog Park. 

The service is calling for a high of 90 degrees on Wednesday, with a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms.


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