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Excessive Heat Warning

Statement as of 4:00 PM CDT on July 23, 2016

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on July 24, 2016


... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 8 PM CDT
Sunday...

* timing... heat index values will remain above 105 degrees this
evening and then again on Sunday afternoon and early evening.

* Heat index values... up to 112 due to temperatures in the upper
90s... and dewpoints in the mid 70s.

* Impacts... the combination of hot temperatures and high
humidity will likely lead to an increased risk of heat-related
stress and illness. The very Young... the elderly... those
without air conditioning... and those participating in
strenuous outdoor activities will be the most susceptible.
Also... car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter
of minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An excessive heat warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures and high humidity will occur. In
addition... nighttime conditions will remain warm and muggy
providing little chance for relief. This combination will create
a dangerous situation in which heat-related illnesses are
likely... especially for those living in un-air conditioned homes
or apartments. People in the warning area are advised to avoid
poorly ventilated areas and prolonged work in the sun. Use air
conditioning in your house or apartment if it is working
correctly. If you do not have air conditioning... keep your house
or apartment well ventilated with fans... and try to spend some
time in an air conditioned environment to give your body a break
from the heat.



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Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Arkansas - Heat Advisory , Record Report
California - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Colorado - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Record Report
Delaware - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement
Florida - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Hawaii - Tropical Storm Watch , Tropical Storm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Indiana - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
Kentucky - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Special Statement , Record Report
Maryland - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Minnesota - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory
Missouri - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory
Montana - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Nebraska - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Record Report
New Jersey - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Excessive Heat Watch , Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New York - Excessive Heat Watch , Record Report
North Carolina - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Ohio - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Heat Advisory
South Dakota - Special Statement , Record Report
Tennessee - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Texas - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Utah - Record Report
Virginia - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Wisconsin - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report

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