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Special Statement

Statement as of 10:48 AM CDT on July 20, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on July 20, 2017


... The first significant heat wave of the Summer spreading into
middle Tennessee...

Several days of very hot and humid weather will culminate today
and tomorrow as strong high pressure spreads across the mid-state.
High temperatures in the mid 90s will be common through at least
Friday, with heat index values from 100 to 106. The Cumberland
Plateau will not be quite as hot, with maximum heat index values
in the middle 90s.

Wear lightweight, loose fitting, and light colored clothing to
reflect heat if you must be outdoors. Drink plenty of water.
Avoid being outdoors during the afternoon, if possible. Check on
relatives and neighbors, especially the elderly.

Do not leave a child or pet unattended in a vehicle. The
temperatures inside a vehicle can reach deadly levels in only a
few minutes.


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1048 am CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

... The first significant heat wave of the Summer spreading into
middle Tennessee...

Several days of very hot and humid weather will culminate today
and tomorrow as strong high pressure spreads across the mid-state.
High temperatures in the mid 90s will be common through at least
Friday, with heat index values from 100 to 106. The Cumberland
Plateau will not be quite as hot, with maximum heat index values
in the middle 90s.

Wear lightweight, loose fitting, and light colored clothing to
reflect heat if you must be outdoors. Drink plenty of water.
Avoid being outdoors during the afternoon, if possible. Check on
relatives and neighbors, especially the elderly.

Do not leave a child or pet unattended in a vehicle. The
temperatures inside a vehicle can reach deadly levels in only a
few minutes.


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419 am CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

... The first significant heat wave of the Summer will spread into
middle Tennessee...

Several days of very hot and humid weather are expected as strong
high pressure spreads across the mid state. High temperatures in
the mid 90s will be common through Saturday, with heat index
values from 100 to 106. The Cumberland Plateau will not be quite
as hot, with maximum heat index values in the middle 90s. A heat
advisory has been issued for areas along and west of I-65, and
this advisory may be expanded eastward as heat builds on Friday.

Wear lightweight, loose fitting, and light colored clothing to
reflect heat if you must be outdoors. Drink plenty of water.
Avoid being outdoors during the afternoon, if possible. Check on
relatives and neighbors, especially the elderly.

Do not leave a child or pet unattended in a vehicle. The
temperatures inside a vehicle can reach deadly levels in only a
few minutes.


13

419 am CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

... The first significant heat wave of the Summer will spread into
middle Tennessee...

Several days of very hot and humid weather are expected as strong
high pressure spreads across the mid state. High temperatures in
the mid 90s will be common through Saturday, with heat index
values from 100 to 106. The Cumberland Plateau will not be quite
as hot, with maximum heat index values in the middle 90s. A heat
advisory has been issued for areas along and west of I-65, and
this advisory may be expanded eastward as heat builds on Friday.

Wear lightweight, loose fitting, and light colored clothing to
reflect heat if you must be outdoors. Drink plenty of water.
Avoid being outdoors during the afternoon, if possible. Check on
relatives and neighbors, especially the elderly.

Do not leave a child or pet unattended in a vehicle. The
temperatures inside a vehicle can reach deadly levels in only a
few minutes.


13


429 PM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

..the first significant heat wave of the Summer will arrive
midweek and continue into the weekend...

Several days of very hot and humid weather are expected as strong
high pressure spreads across the mid state. The hottest days will
be Thursday through Saturday, when high temperatures in the mid
90s will be common. Heat index values will top out in the 100 to
104 degree range each afternoon. The Cumberland Plateau will not
be quite as hot, with maximum heat index values in the middle 90s.

Wear lightweight, loose fitting, and light colored clothing to
reflect heat if you must be outdoors. Drink plenty of water.
Avoid being outdoors during the afternoon, if possible. Check on
relatives and neighbors, especially the elderly.

Do not leave a child or pet unattended in a vehicle. The
temperatures inside a vehicle can reach deadly levels in only a
few minutes.



429 PM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

..the first significant heat wave of the Summer will arrive
midweek and continue into the weekend...

Several days of very hot and humid weather are expected as strong
high pressure spreads across the mid state. The hottest days will
be Thursday through Saturday, when high temperatures in the mid
90s will be common. Heat index values will top out in the 100 to
104 degree range each afternoon. The Cumberland Plateau will not
be quite as hot, with maximum heat index values in the middle 90s.

Wear lightweight, loose fitting, and light colored clothing to
reflect heat if you must be outdoors. Drink plenty of water.
Avoid being outdoors during the afternoon, if possible. Check on
relatives and neighbors, especially the elderly.

Do not leave a child or pet unattended in a vehicle. The
temperatures inside a vehicle can reach deadly levels in only a
few minutes.


428 PM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

Several days of very hot and humid weather are expected as strong
high pressure spreads across the mid state. The hottest days will
be Thursday through Saturday, when high temperatures in the mid
90s will be common. Heat index values will top out in the 100 to
104 degree range each afternoon. The Cumberland Plateau will not
be quite as hot, with maximum heat index values in the middle 90s.

Wear lightweight, loose fitting, and light colored clothing to
reflect heat if you must be outdoors. Drink plenty of water.
Avoid being outdoors during the afternoon, if possible. Check on
relatives and neighbors, especially the elderly.

Do not leave a child or pet unattended in a vehicle. The
temperatures inside a vehicle can reach deadly levels in only a
few minutes.


428 PM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

Several days of very hot and humid weather are expected as strong
high pressure spreads across the mid state. The hottest days will
be Thursday through Saturday, when high temperatures in the mid
90s will be common. Heat index values will top out in the 100 to
104 degree range each afternoon. The Cumberland Plateau will not
be quite as hot, with maximum heat index values in the middle 90s.

Wear lightweight, loose fitting, and light colored clothing to
reflect heat if you must be outdoors. Drink plenty of water.
Avoid being outdoors during the afternoon, if possible. Check on
relatives and neighbors, especially the elderly.

Do not leave a child or pet unattended in a vehicle. The
temperatures inside a vehicle can reach deadly levels in only a
few minutes.



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 11:42 AM CDT on July 20, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 20, 2017


... Cookeville NOAA Weather Radio is back on the air...

The Cookeville NOAA Weather Radio transmitter... broadcasting on a
frequency of 162.400 mhz... is back on the air.

Thank you for your patience. We apologize for any inconvenience
this outage may have caused.


1142 am CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

... Cookeville NOAA Weather Radio is back on the air...

The Cookeville NOAA Weather Radio transmitter... broadcasting on a
frequency of 162.400 mhz... is back on the air.

Thank you for your patience. We apologize for any inconvenience
this outage may have caused.



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