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Virginia, Powhatan

Heat Advisory

Statement as of 9:52 PM EDT on July 20, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 21, 2017


... Heat advisory remains in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT
Friday...

* areas affected: central and eastern Virginia... northeast North
Carolina... and the lower Eastern Shore.

* Maximum forecast heat index values: 105 to 109 degrees.

* Timing: peak heat indices are expected during the afternoon
hours, but some locations near the coast may see values peak
by late morning before the seabreeze develops in the afternoon.

* Impacts: prolonged exposure or any strenuous activity may lead
to heat related illnesses that require immediate medical
attention.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.

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.




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

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