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Excessive Heat Warning

Statement as of 9:06 PM CDT on July 28, 2015

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on July 29, 2015


... Excessive heat warning in effect until 9 PM CDT Wednesday...
... Heat advisory will expire at 9 PM CDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in St Louis has issued an excessive
heat warning... which is in effect until 9 PM CDT Wednesday.

* Timing... dangerous heat index values will continue on
Wednesday... especially during the late morning and afternoon.

* Heat index values... up to 107 on Wednesday due to temperatures
in the lower 90s... and dewpoints in the mid and upper 70s.

* Impacts... the combination of hot temperatures and high
humidity will likely lead to an increased risk of heat-related
stress and illness. The very Young... the elderly... those
without air conditioning... and those participating in
strenuous outdoor activities will be the most susceptible.
Also... car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter
of minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible... reschedule strenuous activities to the early morning
or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and
heat stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water.

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 immediately.






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Arizona - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
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