Atlanta Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Arkansas, Cross

Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:22 PM CDT on July 24, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on July 26, 2017


... Heat advisory in effect from 1 PM Tuesday to 8 PM CDT
Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM Tuesday to 8 PM CDT
Wednesday.

* Heat index readings... 105 to 109 degrees.

* Timing... during the afternoon and early evening hours Tuesday
and Wednesday.

* Impacts... these conditions will lead to an increased risk of
heat-related illnesses. Heat stroke and dehydration will be
possible for those performing strenuous outdoor activities. The
interior of a vehicle can reach lethal temperatures in a short
period of time.


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 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.




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

More From CBS Atlanta

Watch Dukes & Bell Live
Taz Goes Big With A New Daily Show!
Enter NOW

Watch & Listen