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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:30 AM CDT on August 20, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 20, 2014

... 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... heat index readings are expected to
average between 105 to 108 degrees.

* Timing... between 11 am CDT and 7 PM CDT.

* Impacts... caution should be exercised when outdoors this afternoon.
Make sure to drink plenty of water and limit the amount of time
spent in the heat.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. 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. Check up on
relatives and neighbors.

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.

Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Arizona - Areal Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Colorado - Special Statement
Florida - Record Report
Idaho - Special Weather Statement , Record Report
Illinois - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement
Iowa - Special Statement
Kentucky - Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement
Louisiana - Record Report
Michigan - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory
Missouri - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement
Montana - Special Weather Statement , Record Report
Nebraska - Special Statement
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Special Statement
Oklahoma - Record Report
Tennessee - Heat Advisory
Texas - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Utah - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Washington - Record Report
West Virginia - Special Statement
Wisconsin - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Wyoming - Public Information Statement

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