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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:39 PM CDT on July 24, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 25, 2014


... Heat advisory in effect from noon to 7 PM CDT Friday...

The National Weather Service in Hastings has issued a heat
advisory... which is in effect from noon to 7 PM CDT Friday.

* Temperature... heat index values are expected to climb to near or
slightly above 105 degrees Friday afternoon.

* Impacts... being exposed to extreme heat over a prolonged period
may result in significant health issues. Young children and the
elderly are especially at risk of heat related illnesses.

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.




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