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Excessive Heat Warning

Statement as of 3:24 AM CDT on July 22, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 23, 2017


... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 7 PM CDT
Sunday...

... Excessive heat warning in effect until 7 PM CDT Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued an excessive
heat warning, which is in effect until 7 PM CDT Sunday. The heat
advisory is no longer in effect.

* Timing... through Sunday evening.

* Heat index values... peak heat indices will be around 110 degrees
this afternoon most areas. Some locales may reach as high as
115. On Sunday, Peak indices will range from 100 to 110 degrees.
A slight chance of thunderstorms and some added cloud cover may
hold heat index values down in some areas Sunday.

* Impacts... the combination of the persistent hot temperatures and
high humidity results in a high risk of heat-related 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 will 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 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.

An excessive heat warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot
temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous
situation in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of
fluids... stay in an air-conditioned room... stay out of the sun...
and check up on relatives and neighbors.





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Alabama - Heat Advisory
Alaska - High Surf Advisory , High Wind Watch , Special Statement
Arkansas - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Heat Advisory
Florida - Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Heat Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Flood Watch , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement
Louisiana - Heat Advisory
Maine - Beach Hazard Statement
Maryland - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory
Missouri - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Montana - Dense Smoke Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Nebraska - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Fire Weather Warning
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Flash Flood Watch
New York - Heat Advisory
North Carolina - Excessive Heat Warning, Excessive Heat Watch , Heat Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Fire Weather Warning
Ohio - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory
Oregon - Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Heat Advisory
South Dakota - Fire Weather Warning
Tennessee - Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Virginia - Heat Advisory
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement

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