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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 10:27 AM CDT on June 23, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on June 23, 2017


... Heat advisory remains in effect until 6 PM CDT this evening...

* event... heat index near or above 108.

* Timing... this afternoon.

* Impact... prolonged exposure could lead to heat exhaustion,
illness or stroke if adequate precautions are not taken.

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.

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 911.

Each year... a number of fatalities occur nationwide due to
children accidentally being left in vehicles during the Summer
months. In the past dozen years... 500 children have died due to
hyperthermia after being left in or gaining access to cars. Never
leave children or pets unattended in a vehicle not even for a
minute. Remember... beat the heat... check the backseat.




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Alabama - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Alaska - Special Statement
Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado -
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Statement , Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Tornado Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Illinois - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Maine - Coastal Flood Statement
Maryland - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Statement , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report , Record Report
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
New Hampshire - Coastal Flood Statement
New Mexico - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Wind Advisory, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory, Wind Advisory , Heat Advisory , Record Report
New York - Coastal Flood Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Special Statement
Oregon - Excessive Heat Watch , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Puerto Rico -
South Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement
Tennessee - Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Excessive Heat Warning
Vermont - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
Washington - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Watch
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory

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