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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:57 AM CDT on August 23, 2014

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on August 23, 2014


... Heat advisory remains in effect until 8 PM CDT this evening...

A heat advisory remains in effect until 8 PM CDT this evening.

* Temperature: highs Saturday afternoon will range in the middle
to upper 90s across many areas. The combination of very warm
temperatures along with abundant low-level moisture will
result in heat index values ranging from 100 to 105 during the
afternoon and early evening hours.

* Impacts: those exposed to the dangerous heat and high humidity
over a prolonged period have an increased risk of heat related
illnesses. Cars can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of
minutes. Never leave children or pets unattended in a
vehicle... not even for a minute.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible.
Drink plenty of water... avoid caffeinated... alcoholic or high
sugar content beverages... stay in an air-conditioned room... stay
out of the sun... and check up on neighbors... the elderly... and
pets.

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




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