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Arkansas, Faulkner

Heat Advisory

Statement as of 10:36 AM CDT on July 26, 2016

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on July 26, 2016

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

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a heat
advisory... which is in effect until 8 PM CDT this evening.

* Event... temperatures will reach the mid and upper 90s by
early this afternoon... which will yield heat index values of
around 105 degrees.

* Areas affected... much of central and southeastern Arkansas.

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 out of the sun... and check up on relatives and

   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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