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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:21 AM EDT on August 18, 2017

Expires 5:00 PM EDT on August 18, 2017


... Heat advisory in effect from noon today to 5 PM EDT this
afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from noon today to 5 PM EDT this
afternoon.

* Heat index values... up to 109 due to temperatures in the lower
90s, and dewpoints in the mid 70s.

* Timing... through the afternoon hours.

* Impacts... high heat and humidity will increase the risk for
heat exhaustion and even heat stroke if precautionary measures
are not taken.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. To
reduce the risk of heat illness during outdoor work, the
occupational safety and health administration recommends
scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned
environments.



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