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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:21 AM CDT on August 20, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 20, 2017


... Heat advisory in effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM CDT
this evening...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM CDT
this evening.

* Heat index readings... around 105 degrees.

* Timing... 11 am to 7 PM today.

* Impacts... these conditions will lead to an increased risk of
heat-related illnesses. Heat stroke and dehydration will be
possible for those performing strenuous outdoor activities. The
interior of a vehicle can reach lethal temperatures in a short
period of time.


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
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 lightweight and loose-fitting clothing when possible
and drink plenty of water.



Mj



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Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory
California - Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Air Quality Alert
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Special Statement , Record Report
Idaho - Fire Weather Warning
Illinois - Special Statement
Indiana - Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert
Iowa - Special Statement
Kansas - Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Special Statement , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory
Maine - Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement, Special Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory
Missouri - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Montana - Air Quality Alert
Nebraska - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Nevada -
New Mexico - Flash Flood Watch
New York - Record Report
Ohio - Dense Fog Advisory
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert
Pennsylvania - Dense Fog Advisory
South Carolina - Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Heat Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
West Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory
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