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

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WWUS71 KCLE 211921
NPWCLE

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
321 PM EDT THU JUL 21 2016

...DANGEROUS HEAT IS ON TAP FOR THE REGION FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...

OHZ003-006>011-017>021-027>031-036>038-047-220330-
/O.NEW.KCLE.HT.Y.0001.160722T1500Z-160724T0100Z/
LUCAS-WOOD-OTTAWA-SANDUSKY-ERIE-LORAIN-CUYAHOGA-HANCOCK-SENECA-
HURON-MEDINA-SUMMIT-WYANDOT-CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-ASHLAND-WAYNE-
MARION-MORROW-HOLMES-KNOX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOLEDO...BOWLING GREEN...PORT CLINTON...
FREMONT...SANDUSKY...LORAIN...CLEVELAND...FINDLAY...TIFFIN...
NORWALK...MEDINA...AKRON...UPPER SANDUSKY...BUCYRUS...MANSFIELD...
ASHLAND...WOOSTER...MARION...MOUNT GILEAD...MILLERSBURG...
MOUNT VERNON
321 PM EDT THU JUL 21 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM FRIDAY TO 9 PM EDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CLEVELAND HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM FRIDAY TO 9 PM EDT
SATURDAY.

* TEMPERATURE...AFTERNOON HIGHS IN THE LOW TO MID 90S.

* MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX VALUES...FROM 100 TO 104.

* IMPACTS...THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES FOR
  PEOPLE WITH PROLONGED OUTDOOR EXPOSURE...OR TO THOSE WITHOUT AIR
  CONDITIONING. THE ELDERLY...SMALL CHILDREN ARE ESPECIALLY
  SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE HEAT. MAKE SURE OUTDOOR PETS HAVE PLENTY OF
  WATER AND SHADE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT THE COMBINATION OF HIGH 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.

&&

$$



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