Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1025 AM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...OPPRESSIVE HEAT EXPECTED AGAIN ACROSS CENTRAL AND WESTERN
LOUISIANA TODAY...

.ANOTHER HOT HUMID DAY IS EXPECTED ACROSS WESTERN AND CENTRAL
LOUISIANA. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL CLIMB TO THE UPPER 90S TO
AROUND 100 DEGREES BY THIS AFTERNOON. WHEN COMBINED WITH RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES BETWEEN 45 AND 50 PERCENT...HEAT INDICES WILL BE
BETWEEN 107 TO 112 FOR THIS AFTERNOON.

LAZ030-031-041>045-052-053-280000-
/O.EXA.KLCH.HT.Y.0004.150727T1800Z-150728T0000Z/
BEAUREGARD-ALLEN-CALCASIEU-JEFFERSON DAVIS-ACADIA-LAFAYETTE-
UPPER ST. MARTIN-VERMILION-IBERIA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DE RIDDER...OAKDALE...KINDER...
LAKE CHARLES...SULPHUR...JENNINGS...LAKE ARTHUR...CROWLEY...
RAYNE...CHURCH POINT...LAFAYETTE...BREAUX BRIDGE...
ST. MARTINVILLE...ABBEVILLE...KAPLAN...NEW IBERIA
1025 AM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURE...IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S OUTSIDE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES OF 108 TO 110.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS HEAT RELATED STRESS AND FATIGUE CAN OCCUR
  TO THOSE WORKING OR EXERCISING OUTDOORS.

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...DRINK
PLENTY OF WATER AND TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS IN SHADED OR AIR
CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS.

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.

&&

$$

LAZ027>029-032-033-280000-
/O.CON.KLCH.HT.Y.0004.150727T1800Z-150728T0000Z/
VERNON-RAPIDES-AVOYELLES-EVANGELINE-ST. LANDRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEESVILLE...NEW LLANO...ALEXANDRIA...
PINEVILLE...MARKSVILLE...BUNKIE...COTTONPORT...SIMMESPORT...
MANSURA...VILLE PLATTE...MAMOU...OPELOUSAS...EUNICE
1025 AM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TEMPERATURE...IN THE UPPER 90S TO NEAR 100 OUTSIDE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES OF 109 TO 112.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS HEAT RELATED STRESS AND FATIGUE CAN OCCUR
  TO THOSE WORKING OR EXERCISING OUTDOORS.

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...DRINK
PLENTY OF WATER AND TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS IN SHADED OR AIR
CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS.

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.

&&

$$



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