Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
712 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT ON SATURDAY FOR SOUTHWEST
ALABAMA...SOUTHEAST MISSISSIPPI AND THE WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE...

.WITH TEMPERATURES CLIMBING INTO THE MID TO UPPER 90S FOR MOST
AREAS SATURDAY AND SURFACE DEWPOINT TEMPERATURES CLIMBING INTO THE
MID 70S...HEAT INDEX VALUES RANGING FROM 106 TO 110 DEGREES CAN BE
EXPECTED LATE SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

ALZ051>064-FLZ001>006-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-231000-
/O.EXP.KMOB.HT.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-140823T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMOB.HT.Y.0002.140823T1600Z-140824T0000Z/
CHOCTAW-WASHINGTON-CLARKE-WILCOX-MONROE-CONECUH-BUTLER-CRENSHAW-
ESCAMBIA-COVINGTON-UPPER MOBILE-UPPER BALDWIN-LOWER MOBILE-
LOWER BALDWIN-INLAND ESCAMBIA-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-INLAND SANTA ROSA-
COASTAL SANTA ROSA-INLAND OKALOOSA-COASTAL OKALOOSA-WAYNE-PERRY-
GREENE-STONE-GEORGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUTLER...LISMAN...SILAS...CHATOM...
MILLRY...JACKSON...THOMASVILLE...GROVE HILL...CAMDEN...
PINE HILL...HOMEWOOD...MONROEVILLE...EVERGREEN...GREENVILLE...
LUVERNE...BRANTLEY...ATMORE...BREWTON...EAST BREWTON...
ANDALUSIA...OPP...MOBILE...PRICHARD...SARALAND...BAY MINETTE...
TILLMANS CORNER...THEODORE...DAPHNE...FAIRHOPE...FOLEY...
SPANISH FORT...CENTURY...FLOMATON...MOLINO...FERRY PASS...BRENT...
WEST PENSACOLA...BELLVIEW...ENSLEY...MYRTLE GROVE...JAY...PACE...
MILTON...CRESTVIEW...WRIGHT...NICEVILLE...SEMINOLE...EGLIN AFB...
WAYNESBORO...RICHTON...BEAUMONT...NEW AUGUSTA...LEAKESVILLE...
MCLAIN...WIGGINS...LUCEDALE
712 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

* HEAT INDEX...CLIMBING TO 106 TO 110 DEGREES FOR MOST AREAS ON
  SATURDAY. KEEP IN MIND...10 DEGREES CAN BE ADDED TO THE HEAT INDEX
  IF WORKING IN DIRECT SUNLIGHT.

* IMPACTS...EXCESSIVE HEAT WILL LEAD TO DANGEROUS OUTSIDE WORKING
  CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHILDREN...THE ELDERLY...AND PEOPLE WITH CHRONIC AILMENTS ARE
USUALLY THE FIRST TO SUFFER FROM THE HEAT. HEAT EXHAUSTION...
CRAMPS OR IN EXTREME CASES HEAT STROKE CAN RESULT FROM PROLONGED
EXPOSURE TO THESE CONDITIONS.

PERSONS WORKING OR PLAYING SPORTS OUTDOORS FROM LATE MORNING
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON ARE URGED TO DRINK PLENTY OF WATER...TAKING
FREQUENT BREAKS TO PREVENT OVERHEATING. REFRAIN FROM THE INTAKE
OF CAFFEINATED AND ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES. REMEMBER TO CHECK ON
RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS... ESPECIALLY THE ELDERLY TO MAKE SURE
THEY HAVE ADEQUATE AIR CONDITIONING.

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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