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Alabama, Madison

Heat Advisory

Statement as of 10:14 AM CDT on July 20, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 20, 2017


... Heat advisory in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Huntsville has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening.

* Timing and areas affected... for Madison County until 7 PM CDT
this evening.

* Temperature... temperatures climbing into the upper 90s will
translate into heat index values in the 105 to 107 degree range
for a few hours this afternoon.

* Impacts... the combination of heat and humidity will lead to an
increased risk for heat related illnesses, including heat
stroke and dehydration for those outside or without air
conditioning. Additionally, car interiors will reach lethal
temperatures within a matter of minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible, reschedule strenuous activities to the evening period.
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. Check up on relatives and neighbors.
Absolutely do not leave children or pets unattended in vehicles!

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 911.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Heat Advisory
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Excessive Heat Watch , Air Quality Alert , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Air Quality Alert
District of Columbia - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Florida -
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Idaho - Fire Weather Warning
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flash Flood Watch , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory
Kentucky - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Heat Advisory
Maine - Special Statement
Maryland - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Massachusetts - Heat Advisory
Minnesota - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory
Missouri - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Montana - Fire Weather Warning
Nebraska - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Dense Fog Advisory , Air Quality Alert
New Jersey - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
New York - Tornado Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
North Carolina - Air Quality Alert , Special Statement
Ohio - Special Statement
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Rhode Island - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Tennessee - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Utah - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Virginia - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
West Virginia - Heat Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement

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