Temperatures in the 90s and high humidity will produce dangerous heat index values of around 105 degrees to 110 degrees.
There won't be a bumper crop this year, but depending on summer weather, most farmers should recover.
When the recession deepened in 2009, peak power usage plummeted by 12%. That trend should reverse itself this season.
Traffic at the Bloomington Speedway will slow to a stop Friday night because of the persistent high heat.
The heat and lack of rainfall haven't had major effects on Bloomington's water, although Kruzan says they may if another bout of such conditions occurs.