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Excessive Heat Warning

Statement as of 3:00 AM 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...

* temperature... high temperatures in the middle and upper 90s
combined with higher than normal humidity will result in
afternoon heat index values between 105 and 110 degrees this
afternoon and again Sunday afternoon.

* Impacts... the prolonged period of hot temperatures and high
humidity will increase the potential for heat related
illnesses.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An excessive heat warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot
temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous
situation in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of
fluids... stay in an air-conditioned room... stay out of the sun...
and check up on relatives and neighbors.

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.



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

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