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North Carolina, Rowan

Heat Advisory

Statement as of 10:15 AM EDT on July 27, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 27, 2016


... Heat advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

* locations... Mecklenburg... Union... Cabarrus... and Rowan counties

* temperatures... highs in the upper 90s.

* Impacts... the combination of hot temperatures and moderate
humidity will make it difficult to cool off this afternoon and
early evening. Several hours of elevated heat index values may
increase the potential for heat related illnesses. The people
groups most susceptible to the heat are small children...
elderly... people with chronic illnesses... and those without
access to air conditioning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.



Krentz


Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 1:32 PM EDT on July 27, 2016

Expires 8:15 PM EDT on July 27, 2016


... Air quality alert in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



132 PM EDT Wed Jul 27 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

The North Carolina department of environmental quality in Raleigh NC
has issued a code Orange air quality action day for ground level
ozone... in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information... please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.


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