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Excessive Heat Warning

Statement as of 3:40 PM CDT on July 27, 2015

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on July 28, 2015


... Excessive heat warning in effect until 9 PM CDT Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in St Louis has issued an excessive
heat warning... which is in effect until 9 PM CDT Tuesday. The
heat advisory is no longer in effect.

* Timing... dangerous heat index values will be reached during the
afternoon and early evening hours through Tuesday.

* Heat index values... heat index values will be near 110 degrees
due to high temperatures in the mid 90s... and dewpoints in the
mid to upper 70s.

* Impacts... the combination of hot temperatures and high
humidity will likely lead to an increased risk of heat-related
stress and illness. The very Young... the elderly... those
without air conditioning... and those participating in
strenuous outdoor activities will be the most susceptible.
Also... car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter
of minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible... reschedule strenuous activities to the 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 immediately.






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