CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

New York Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Georgia, Screven

Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:35 AM EDT on July 28, 2014

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on July 28, 2014

... Heat advisory remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
7 PM EDT this evening...

* locations... southeast South Carolina and southeast Georgia.

* Heat index values... around 110 degrees this afternoon as a
result of temperatures in the upper 90s and dewpoints in the low
to mid 70s.

* Impacts... the combination of heat and humidity could lead to
heat illnesses if proper precautions are not taken.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

If you must be outdoors... drink plenty of fluids... wear light
weight clothing and stay out of the direct sun. When possible...
reschedule strenuous outdoor activities to the early morning or
evening. In addition... know the signs of heat illnesses and be
sure to check on those who are most susceptible to the heat such
as Young children and the elderly. Never leave children and pets
in a vehicle since temperatures can be much higher inside the

To reduce risk during outdoor work... the occupational safety and
health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks
in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by
heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke
is an emergency - call 9 1 1.

Record Report

Statement as of 1:25 AM EDT on July 28, 2014

... Record high minimum temperature set at North Charleston SC...

A record high minimum temperature of 80 degrees was set at North
Charleston SC yesterday... July 27. This breaks the old record of 79
degrees set in 2005.

Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Alaska - Record Report
Arizona - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Record Report
Colorado - Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Delaware - Flood Warning
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Heat Advisory
Georgia - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Heat Advisory
Illinois - Beach Hazard Statement
Indiana - Beach Hazard Statement
Kansas - Record Report
Kentucky - Record Report
Massachusetts - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Record Report
Montana - Record Report
Nevada - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
New Jersey - Areal Flood Advisory
New Mexico - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
New York - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Weather Statement
Pennsylvania - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
South Carolina - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
South Dakota - Record Report
Texas - Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory
Utah - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Washington - Heat Advisory
Wisconsin - Beach Hazard Statement
Wyoming - Record Report , Public Information Statement