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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 2:46 PM CDT on July 24, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on July 26, 2017

... Heat advisory in effect from noon Tuesday to 8 PM CDT

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from noon Tuesday to 8 PM CDT

* Event... heat advisory issued for Tuesday and Wednesday, for
temperatures in the 90's and heat indicies from 105 to 110.

* Areas affected... the Arkansas River valley and the northeastern
Delta counties, including metropolitan Little Rock.

* Temperature... temperatures will be in the mid 90's Tuesday, and
mid to upper 90's on Wednesday, which will create heat index
values between 105 and 110 degrees.

* Impacts... opressive conditions may lead to heat stroke and
dehydration for people outdoors.

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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Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Record Report
Arizona - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Arkansas - Heat Advisory
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Colorado - Flash Flood Watch
Connecticut - Record Report
Delaware - Record Report
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Heat Advisory
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Flash Flood Watch
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Maine - Record Report
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement
Minnesota - Special Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Montana - Dense Smoke Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Nebraska - Heat Advisory
Nevada - Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
New Jersey - Areal Flood Warning
New Mexico -
New York - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Lakeshore Flood Warning, Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
North Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement
Ohio - Beach Hazard Statement
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory
Oregon - Flash Flood Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Beach Hazard Statement
Tennessee - Heat Advisory
Texas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
West Virginia -
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