This is a message from the Town of Stoughton Emergency Management: An Excessive Heat Watch has been issued from Tuesday morning through Wednesday evening. The combination of excessive temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous situation in which heat related illnesses are possible.

The Town of Stoughton will open a Cooling Center on both Tuesday and Wednesday located at the Senior Center 110 Rockland Street and the hours of operation will be 8am-6:30pm.