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Louisiana, Jackson

Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:19 PM CDT on August 20, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 20, 2017


... Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...

* event... heat index readings of 105 to 109 degrees.

* Timing... through early this evening.

* Impact... increased likelihood of heat related illnesses for
those outdoors.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Take frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned
environments. 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.

Heat stroke is an emergency, call 9 1 1.

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.



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