San Francisco Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Illinois, Lee

Heat Advisory

Statement as of 4:33 PM EDT on July 24, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 24, 2016


... Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM CDT /8 PM EDT/ this
evening...

* temperature... low 90s.

* Maximum heat index values... 103 to 113 degrees.

* Impacts... temperatures and moisture this high could lead to
heat related illnesses with prolonged exposure. The elderly...
small children and pets are especially susceptible. Plan
ahead. Have a cool place to shelter from the heat. Avoid
outdoor activity during the afternoon.

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.

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.

In Cook County... call 3 1 1 for assistance including heat shelter
information.



Mtf



Local Storm Report



07/23/2016 0913 PM

6 miles W of Shabbona, Lee County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e55 mph, reported by trained spotter.


            Estimated 50-55 mph gust. Heavy rain... continuous
            lightning.





07/23/2016 0913 PM

6 miles W of Shabbona, Lee County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e55 mph, reported by trained spotter.


            Estimated 50-55 mph gust. Heavy rain... continuous
            lightning.





07/23/2016 0913 PM

6 miles W of Shabbona, Lee County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e55 mph, reported by trained spotter.


            Estimated 50-55 mph gust. Heavy rain... continuous
            lightning.





07/23/2016 0808 PM

Dixon, Lee County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by law enforcement.


            Multiple power lines down in the town of Dixon. Time
            estimated from radar.





07/23/2016 0808 PM

Dixon, Lee County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by law enforcement.


            Multiple power lines down in the town of Dixon. Time
            estimated from radar.



Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Special Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
California - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Colorado - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Record Report
Connecticut - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
District of Columbia - Heat Advisory
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Hawaii - Tropical Storm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Excessive Heat Warning
Kentucky - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Weather Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Weather Statement , Record Report
Maryland - Heat Advisory
Massachusetts - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Record Report
Missouri - Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Weather Statement
New Jersey - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
New Mexico - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New York - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Record Report
South Carolina - Heat Advisory
Tennessee - Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Record Report
Texas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Special Weather Statement , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Special Weather Statement

More From CBS San Francisco

Get The New CBS SF Bay Area Local App
Got Our Weather App?

Listen Live