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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:37 PM CDT on July 25, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on July 26, 2017


... Heat advisory remains in effect until 8 PM CDT Wednesday...

* heat index readings... 105 to 109 degrees.

* Timing... during the afternoon and early evening hours today
and Wednesday.

* Impacts... these conditions will lead to an increased risk of
heat-related illnesses. Heat stroke and dehydration will be
possible for those performing strenuous outdoor activities.
The interior of a vehicle can reach lethal temperatures in a
short period of time.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids... stay in an air-conditioned
room... stay out of the sun... and 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.





Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 3:09 PM CDT on July 25, 2017

Expires 5:00 PM EDT on July 26, 2017


... Code Orange ozone forecast for Wednesday...

The Shelby County health department has issued a code Orange ozone
forecast effective for Shelby County Tennessee, Crittenden County
Arkansas, and DeSoto County Mississippi, including the city of
Memphis for Wednesday. This ozone forecast is due to forecasted ozone
values that will be unhealthy for sensitive groups. These values will
exceed the environmental protection agency's federal safe health
Standard. The Shelby County health department recommends that
sensitive groups which include active children and adults, and
people with respiratory disease, such as asthma, limit prolonged
outdoor exertion. Please continue to check the latest air quality
forecasts and updates until monitored values return to safe levels.
For more information go to www.Midsouthcleanair.Org.



309 PM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

... Code Orange ozone forecast for Wednesday...

The Shelby County health department has issued a code Orange ozone
forecast effective for Shelby County Tennessee, Crittenden County
Arkansas, and DeSoto County Mississippi, including the city of
Memphis for Wednesday. This ozone forecast is due to forecasted ozone
values that will be unhealthy for sensitive groups. These values will
exceed the environmental protection agency's federal safe health
Standard. The Shelby County health department recommends that
sensitive groups which include active children and adults, and
people with respiratory disease, such as asthma, limit prolonged
outdoor exertion. Please continue to check the latest air quality
forecasts and updates until monitored values return to safe levels.
For more information go to www.Midsouthcleanair.Org.


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