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Kentucky, Nelson

Heat Advisory

Statement as of 2:17 AM CDT on August 23, 2014

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on August 25, 2014


... Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/
Monday...

* heat index values... afternoon heat index values will peak in
the 100-105 degree range each day today through Monday.

* Timing... the hottest time of day will be from 2 PM to 7pm
EDT... 1pm to 6 PM CDT.

* Impacts... the combination of heat and humidity will create
dangerous outdoor weather conditions... especially with
prolonged exposure and for those who are sensitive to the
heat.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Alaska - Special Statement , Record Report
Arkansas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
California - High Surf Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Florida - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
Georgia - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
Illinois - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Minnesota - Special Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory
Missouri - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement
Montana - Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Heat Advisory , Record Report
South Dakota - Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Tennessee - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Special Statement
Virgin Islands - Flash Flood Watch
West Virginia - Special Statement
Wisconsin - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch
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