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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:21 AM CDT on August 20, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 20, 2017


... Heat advisory in effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM CDT
this evening...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM CDT
this evening.

* Heat index readings... around 105 degrees.

* Timing... 11 am to 7 PM today.

* 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.

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 lightweight and loose-fitting clothing when possible
and drink plenty of water.



Mj



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 12:21 PM CDT on August 20, 2017

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on August 20, 2017


NOAA Weather Radio station wxk-49 in Memphis is off the air due to
an apparent disruption in communications to the transmitter site.
Phone company technicians have been notified.



1221 PM CDT sun Aug 20 2017

NOAA Weather Radio station wxk-49 in Memphis is off the air due to
an apparent disruption in communications to the transmitter site.
Phone company technicians have been notified.


1130 am CDT sun Aug 20 2017

NOAA Weather Radio station wxk-49 in Memphis is off the air due to
an apparent disruption in communications to the transmitter site.
Phone company technicians have been notified.


1130 am CDT sun Aug 20 2017

NOAA Weather Radio station wxk-49 in Memphis is off the air due to
an apparent disruption in communications to the transmitter site.
Phone company technicians have been notified.



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Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
American Samoa - Flash Flood Warning
California - Beach Hazard Statement , Air Quality Alert
Colorado -
Florida - Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Special Statement
Hawaii - Special Statement , Record Report
Idaho - Fire Weather Warning
Illinois - Special Statement
Indiana - Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert, Special Statement
Iowa - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Kentucky - Special Statement , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert
Louisiana - Heat Advisory
Maine - Beach Hazard Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flash Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Montana - Air Quality Alert
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning
Nevada -
New Mexico - Flash Flood Watch
New York -
North Dakota - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio -
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert
Pennsylvania -
Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory
Tennessee - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement

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