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Excessive Heat Warning

Statement as of 4:32 AM CDT on July 23, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 23, 2017


... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 7 PM CDT this
evening...

* timing... through early this evening.

* Heat index values... peak heat indices today will reach between
105 and 109 degrees at most locations. However, scattered
thunderstorms and increasing cloud cover may bring heat index
values down in some areas.

* Impacts... the combination of the persistent hot temperatures
and high humidity results in a high risk of heat-related
illness. The very Young, the elderly, those without air
conditioning, and those participating in strenuous outdoor
activities will be the most susceptible. Also, car interiors
will reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.

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.

An excessive heat warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot
temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous
situation in which heat illnesses are likely. 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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Arkansas - Heat Advisory
California - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Advisory
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Florida - Special Statement , Record Report
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Idaho - Fire Weather Watch
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Kansas - Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Maine - Public Information Statement
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Special Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory
Missouri - Flood Watch , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Montana - Dense Smoke Advisory , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Nebraska - Special Statement
Nevada - Fire Weather Warning
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
New Mexico -
New York - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement , Lakeshore Flood Watch, Beach Hazard Statement
North Carolina - Coastal Hazard Statement , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Ohio - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Heat Advisory
Tennessee - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Virginia - Heat Advisory
Washington - Fire Weather Warning
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Special Statement

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