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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:33 PM CDT on August 20, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 24, 2014


... Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM CDT Sunday...

* timing... dangerous levels of heat and humidity will continue for
the rest of the week and into the upcoming weekend.

* Heat index values... up to 106.

* Impacts... the combination of hot temperatures and high
humidity will likely lead to an increased risk of heat-
related stress and illness. The very Young... the elderly...
those without air conditioning... and those participating in
strenuous outdoor activities will be the most susceptible.
Also... car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter
of minutes. Beat the heat... check the backseat! Never leave
children or pets unattended in a vehicle... not even for a
minute.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible... reschedule strenuous activities to the 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 immediately.




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Alabama - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Arizona - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arkansas - Special Statement
California - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Fire Weather Watch
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Florida - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Idaho - Special Statement , Record Report
Illinois - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Record Report
Kansas - Heat Advisory
Kentucky - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Maine - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Record Report
Mississippi - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Montana - Record Report
Nebraska - Special Statement , Record Report
Nevada - Flash Flood Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
New Hampshire - Public Information Statement
New York - Areal Flood Advisory
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Ohio - Flood Warning
Pennsylvania - Special Statement
South Carolina - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Record Report
Tennessee - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Utah - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement
Washington - Flash Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Special Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement
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