20601A-WFNZ-the-fan-Final2 35h_CBSSportsRad_1660AM

Charlotte Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Alabama, Monroe

Heat Advisory

Statement as of 4:25 AM CDT on August 23, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 23, 2014


... Heat advisory remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
7 PM CDT this evening...
... Heat advisory in effect from 11 am to 7 PM CDT Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Mobile has issued a heat
advisory... which is in effect from 11 am to 7 PM CDT Sunday.

* Heat index... climbing to 106 to 110 degrees... with isolated
readings as high as 112 this afternoon and Sunday afternoon. Keep
in mind... 10 degrees can be added to the heat index if working in
direct sunlight.

* Impacts... excessive heat will lead to dangerous outside working
conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Children... the elderly... and people with chronic ailments are
usually the first to suffer from the heat. Heat exhaustion...
cramps or in extreme cases heat stroke can result from prolonged
exposure to these conditions.

Persons working or playing sports outdoors from late morning
through the afternoon are urged to drink plenty of water... taking
frequent breaks to prevent overheating. Refrain from the Intake
of caffeinated and alcoholic beverages. Remember to check on
relatives and neighbors... especially the elderly to make sure
they have adequate air conditioning.

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.






Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Alaska - Special Statement , Record Report
Arkansas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
California - High Surf Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Florida - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
Georgia - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Record Report
Illinois - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Indiana - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flash Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Kansas - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Louisiana - Excessive Heat Watch
Maryland - Special Statement
Michigan - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Mississippi - Excessive Heat Watch , Heat Advisory
Missouri - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
Montana - Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Nebraska - Public Information Statement
Nevada - Record Report
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch
Ohio - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory
Oregon - Record Report
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Watch
South Carolina - Heat Advisory , Record Report
South Dakota - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Tennessee - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Virgin Islands - Flash Flood Watch
Virginia - Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 15,141 other followers