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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 6:55 PM CDT on July 20, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 21, 2017


... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon to 7 PM CDT Friday...

* timing and areas affected... for all of northwest Alabama and
portions of north central Alabama from noon through 7 PM CDT
Friday.

* Temperature... temperatures well into the mid to upper 90s will
produce heat index values in the 105 to 109 degree range again
Friday afternoon.

* Impacts... the combination of heat and humidity will lead to an
increased risk for heat related illnesses, including heat
stroke and dehydration for those outside or without air
conditioning. Additionally, car interiors will reach lethal
temperatures within a matter of minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible, reschedule strenuous activities to the evening period.
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.
Absolutely do not leave children or pets unattended in vehicles!

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 911.






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

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