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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:21 AM EDT on August 17, 2017

Expires 5:00 PM EDT on August 17, 2017


... Heat advisory in effect from noon today to 5 PM EDT this
afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from noon today to 5 PM EDT this
afternoon.

* Heat index values... up to 107 due to temperatures in the lower
90s, and dewpoints in the upper 70s.

* Timing... early through late afternoon.

* Impacts... high heat and humidity will increase the risk for
heat exhaustion and even heat stroke if precautionary measures
are not taken.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. To
reduce the risk of heat illness during outdoor work, the
occupational safety and health administration recommends
scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned
environments.



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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
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory
Maine - High Surf Advisory
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement
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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
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Ohio -
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Oregon - Air Quality Alert
Pennsylvania -
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Advisory, 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
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