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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 1:01 PM CDT on August 23, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 24, 2014


... Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...
... Heat advisory remains 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.






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