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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:30 AM CDT on August 20, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 20, 2014


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

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a heat
advisory... which is in effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM CDT
this evening.

* Heat index readings... heat index readings are expected to
average between 105 to 108 degrees.

* Timing... between 11 am CDT and 7 PM CDT.

* Impacts... caution should be exercised when outdoors this afternoon.
Make sure to drink plenty of water and limit the amount of time
spent in the heat.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. 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. Check up on
relatives and neighbors.

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.





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Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Arizona - Areal Flood Warning
Arkansas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Florida - Record Report
Idaho - Record Report
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement
Indiana - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Kansas - Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Heat Advisory
Louisiana - Record Report
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory
Missouri - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
Montana - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Nebraska - Public Information Statement
Nevada - Record Report
North Carolina - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Record Report
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Special Statement
Tennessee - Heat Advisory
Texas - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Public Information Statement
Washington - Record Report
West Virginia - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Special Statement
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