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Excessive Heat Warning

Statement as of 3:53 PM CDT on July 24, 2016

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on July 24, 2016


... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 8 PM CDT this
evening...

* timing... heat index values will remain above 105 degrees into
the early evening.

* Heat index values... from 110 to 120 due to temperatures around
100... and dewpoints in the middle and upper 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 Saint Louis metropolitan area can get information
about cooling centers or energy assistance related to the
excessive heat by calling the United way of greater Saint Louis
at 800-427-4626... or if calling from a land line phone dial 2-1-
1. You can also call cool down Saint Louis at 314-241-7668.





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Alabama - Special Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
California - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Colorado - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Record Report
Connecticut - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
District of Columbia - Heat Advisory
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Hawaii - Tropical Storm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Excessive Heat Warning
Kentucky - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Weather Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Weather Statement , Record Report
Maryland - Heat Advisory
Massachusetts - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Record Report
Missouri - Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Weather Statement
New Jersey - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
New Mexico - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New York - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Record Report
South Carolina - Heat Advisory
Tennessee - Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Record Report
Texas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Special Weather Statement

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