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Alabama, Sumter

Heat Advisory

Statement as of 2:54 AM CDT on July 30, 2015

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on July 30, 2015


... Heat advisory in effect from noon today to 9 PM CDT this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a heat
advisory... which is in effect from noon today to 9 PM CDT this
evening.

* Temperatures... highs in the mid to upper 90s with heat index
values exceeding 105 degrees.

* Impacts... increased risk of heat-related illnesses including
heat exhaustion and heat stroke.

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.

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.





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