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Arkansas, Mississippi

Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory

Statement as of 2:31 AM CDT on July 26, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EDT on July 26, 2017


... Heat advisory now in effect until noon CDT today...
... Excessive heat warning in effect from noon today to 7 PM CDT
this evening...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued an excessive
heat warning, which is in effect from noon today to 7 PM CDT this
evening.

* Heat index readings... 105 to 109 degrees.

* Timing... peak index values likely 2 PM CDT through 6 PM CDT
Wednesday.

* Impacts... these conditions will lead to an increased risk of
heat-related illnesses. Heat stroke and dehydration will be
possible for those performing strenuous outdoor activities.
The interior of a vehicle can reach lethal temperatures in a
short period of time.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An excessive heat warning 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 could cause death. Drink plenty of fluids... stay in an
air- conditioned room... stay out of the sun... and check up on
relatives and neighbors frequently.

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.






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Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado -
Connecticut - Record Report
Florida - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Kansas - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory
Nebraska - Public Information Statement
Nevada -
New Mexico -
New York - Record Report
Ohio -
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory
Oregon - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
Pennsylvania -
Tennessee - Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Texas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Utah - Record Report
West Virginia -
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement
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