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Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory

Statement as of 2:18 AM CDT on July 22, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on July 23, 2017


... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 8 PM CDT this
evening...
... Heat advisory remains in effect from 8 PM this evening to 8 PM
CDT Sunday...

* heat index values... 110 to 112 degrees through early this
evening and 105 to 109 degrees on Sunday.

* Timing... dangerous heat will continue through early Sunday
evening.

* Impacts... heat illnesses will be likely for people who don't
take necessary precautions especially when outdoors.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An excessive heat warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot
temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous
situation in which heat illnesses are likely. 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 light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water. Anyone overcome by heat
should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an
emergency... call 9 1 1.

Young children and pets should never be left unattended in
vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during
warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal
temperatures in a matter of minutes.






Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Heat Advisory
Alaska - High Surf Advisory , High Wind Watch , Special Statement
Arkansas - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Heat Advisory
Florida - Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Heat Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement
Louisiana - Heat Advisory
Maine - Beach Hazard Statement
Maryland - Heat Advisory
Michigan - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory
Missouri - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Montana - Dense Smoke Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Nebraska - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Fire Weather Warning
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Flash Flood Watch
New York - Heat Advisory
North Carolina - Excessive Heat Warning, Excessive Heat Watch , Heat Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Fire Weather Warning
Ohio - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory
Oregon - Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Heat Advisory
South Dakota - Fire Weather Warning
Tennessee - Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Virginia - Heat Advisory
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement

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