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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 2:50 AM CDT on July 22, 2014

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on July 22, 2014


... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon today to 8 PM CDT
this evening...

A heat advisory remains in effect from noon today to 8 PM CDT
this evening.

* Temperature... heat index values of 105 to 110 degrees.

* Timing... dangerous heat indices are expected for this afternoon
and early evening.

* Impacts... those exposed to the extreme heat over a prolonged
period may be overcome by the heat and experience significant
health issues.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.

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 9 1 1.

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will create conditions where heat illnesses are possible. Drink
plenty of fluids and stay in an air conditioned room if possible.
Stay out of the sun... and check up on relatives and neighbors.
Temperatures within vehicles can become lethal in a few minutes.
Never leave children or pets in vehicles. Remember to beat the
heat... check the backseat.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 6:00 AM CDT on July 22, 2014


... On this date in weather history...

In 1987... thunderstorms produced torrential rains in
extreme northwest Montana... where 4 to 6 inches caused
extensive flash flooding along The Divide creek. In
1918... a single lightning strike killed a herd of 504
sheep at the Wasatch National Forest in Utah. The
lightning Bolt passed from one animal to another.

&&

In 1986... Hurricane Estelle passed 120 miles south of
the Hawaiian islands... producing a 10 to 20 foot surf.
Parts of Oahu were drenched by 6 to 7 inches of rain from
the 24th to the 25th.


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