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Arkansas, Hot Spring

Heat Advisory

Statement as of 4:07 AM CDT on July 26, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on July 27, 2017

... Heat advisory now in effect from noon today to 8 PM CDT

* event: heat index values will approach or exceed 105 degrees
during the afternoon hours Wednesday.

* Areas affected: portions of southwest and west central

* Timing: expect the heat index values to warm to around 105
degrees during the late morning hours... persisting at or above
105 degrees through the afternoon hours. Expect heat index
values to drop below 105 degrees during the late afternoon and
early evening hours.

* Impacts: oppressive conditions may lead to heat stroke and
dehydration for people outdoors.

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

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.

Weather Severe Map
Alaska -
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement , Record Report
Delaware - Areal Flood Advisory
Florida - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Kansas - Heat Advisory
Kentucky - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Special Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flash Flood Watch
Nevada -
New Mexico - Special Statement
New York - Special Statement , Record Report
Ohio -
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory
Oregon - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania -
Tennessee - Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Texas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Special Statement
West Virginia -
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement

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