Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Wilmington, OH

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
236 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016


KYZ090>100-OHZ073-077>082-088-272200-
/O.NEW.KILN.HT.Y.0003.160827T1900Z-160827T2200Z/
GALLATIN-BOONE-KENTON-CAMPBELL-OWEN-GRANT-PENDLETON-BRACKEN-
ROBERTSON-MASON-LEWIS-ROSS-HAMILTON-CLERMONT-BROWN-HIGHLAND-ADAMS-
PIKE-SCIOTO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WARSAW...FLORENCE...BURLINGTON...
OAKBROOK...COVINGTON...ERLANGER...INDEPENDENCE...NEWPORT...
ALEXANDRIA...OWENTON...WILLIAMSTOWN...CRITTENDEN...DRY RIDGE...
FALMOUTH...BUTLER...AUGUSTA...BROOKSVILLE...MOUNT OLIVET...
MAYSVILLE...VANCEBURG...TOLLESBORO...CHILLICOTHE...CINCINNATI...
MILFORD...GEORGETOWN...MOUNT ORAB...HILLSBORO...GREENFIELD...
WEST UNION...PEEBLES...WAVERLY...PIKETON...PORTSMOUTH...
WHEELERSBURG
236 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...UP TO 102 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER
  90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOWER 70S.

* TIMING...THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...HEAT STROKE, HEAT EXHAUSTION AND OTHER HEAT RELATED
  ILLNESSES WILL BE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY IF YOU SPEND A
  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNT OF TIME OUTDOORS...OR ARE INVOLVED IN ANY
  STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REDUCE OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, ESPECIALLY FROM MID-MORNING THROUGH
THE AFTERNOON. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOSSE FITTING CLOTHING AND
DRINK PLENTY OF WATER. IF POSSIBLE, SPEND MORE TIME IN AIR
CONDITIONED OR WELL VENTILATED PLACES.

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.

&&

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