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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:17 PM EDT on July 23, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 24, 2016


... Heat advisory in effect from 11 am to 8 PM EDT Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a heat
advisory... which is in effect from 11 am to 8 PM EDT Sunday.

* Areas affected: southeast Virginia and northeast North Carolina

* hazards: dangerously high heat indices.

* Maximum forecast heat index values: 105 to 108.

* Timing: midday Sunday through early evening.

* Impacts: prolong exposure or any strenuous activity may lead
to heat related illnesses that require immediate medical
attention.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids... stay in an air-conditioned
room... stay in the shade if possible... and check up on relatives
and neighbors.

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.

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.




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