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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 8:01 PM EDT on July 24, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 25, 2016


... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon to 8 PM EDT Monday...

* areas affected: central Virginia... the Northern Neck... and the
Eastern Shore.

* Heat index values: 105 to 109.

* Timing: Monday afternoon through early evening.

* Impacts: prolonged exposure or any strenuous activity may lead
to heat related illnesses that require immediate medical
attention.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids... stay in an air-conditioned
room... stay in the shade if possible... and check up on relatives
and neighbors.

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.





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California - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
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Connecticut - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
District of Columbia - Heat Advisory
Florida - Special Statement
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Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement
Indiana - Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
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Kentucky - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Record Report
Maine - Public Information Statement
Maryland - Heat Advisory
Massachusetts - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Mississippi - Record Report
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Excessive Heat Warning
Nebraska - Public Information Statement
Nevada - Record Report
New Hampshire - Public Information Statement
New Jersey - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
New York - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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Ohio - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Special Statement
Pennsylvania - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
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