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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:34 AM CDT on August 17, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 17, 2017


... Heat advisory remains in effect from 9 am this morning to 7 PM
CDT this evening...

* temperature... heat index values of 108 to 110

* duration... 4 to 6 hours

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 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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Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Arkansas - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Record Report
Georgia - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Hawaii - Special Statement , Record Report
Illinois -
Indiana - Beach Hazard Statement
Iowa - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory
Maine - High Surf Advisory
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert
Nebraska - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Nevada -
New Mexico -
New York -
North Carolina - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Dense Fog Advisory
Ohio -
Oklahoma - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Oregon - Air Quality Alert
Pennsylvania -
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Special Statement
Wisconsin - Beach Hazard Statement

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