Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
320 PM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...VERY HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT THE
ENTIRE MID-SOUTH THROUGH WEDNESDAY WHICH WILL MARK THE LAST DAY
OF THE PROLONGED HEAT WAVE ACROSS THE REGION. COOLER TEMPERATURES
AND LOWER HUMIDITY ARE FORECAST FOR THE END OF THE WEEK...

.EXCESSIVE HEAT WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD ACROSS THE MIDSOUTH FROM
THE WEST...INCREASING AND EXPANDING THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

HIGH TEMPERATURES IN THE MIDDLE AND UPPER 90S COMBINED WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY WILL PRODUCE HEAT INDEX READINGS OVER 110 DEGREES FROM
LATE MORNING TO EARLY EVENING ACROSS EASTERN ARKANSAS...NORTHWEST
MISSISSIPPI AND EXTREME WEST TENNESSEE INCLUDING THE MEMPHIS
METROPOLITAN AREA. HEAT INDEX VALUES OVER THE REMAINDER OF THE
MID-SOUTH WILL EXCEED 105 DEGREES. OVERNIGHT LOW TEMPERATURES FROM
THE MIDDLE 70S TO LOWER 80S WILL PROVIDE LITTLE RELIEF FOR THOSE
WITHOUT AIR CONDITIONING.

AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING HAS BEEN POSTED THROUGH WEDNESDAY
EVENING ACROSS EASTERN ARKANSAS...NORTHWEST MISSISSIPPI AND
EXTREME WEST TENNESSEE INCLUDING THE MEMPHIS METROPOLITAN AREA. A
HEAT ADVISORY CONTINUES ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE MID-SOUTH. A
COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO MOVE THROUGH MID-SOUTH WEDNESDAY NIGHT
BRINGING AN END TO THE HIGH HEAT AND HUMIDITY.

TNZ002-291030-
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OBION-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...UNION CITY
320 PM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS ISSUED AN EXCESSIVE
HEAT WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT WEDNESDAY. THE
HEAT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* HEAT INDEX READINGS...OVER 110 DEGREES. OVERNIGHT LOW
  TEMPERATURES IN THE MIDDLE AND UPPER 70S WILL PROVIDE LITTLE
  RELIEF FOR THOSE WITHOUT AIR CONDITIONING.

* TIMING...HOTTEST PART OF THE DAY BETWEEN 11 AM AND 8 PM.
  UNCOMFORTABLY WARM AND HUMID THROUGH THE REST OF THE PERIOD.

* IMPACTS...INCREASED RISK OF HEAT-RELATED ILLNESSES INCLUDING
  HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE IF YOU DO NOT TAKE THE PROPER
  PRECAUTIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING MEANS THAT A PROLONGED PERIOD OF
DANGEROUSLY HOT TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR. THE COMBINATION OF HOT
TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS
SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE LIKELY. DRINK PLENTY OF
FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...
AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.

&&

$$

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-MSZ001-
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RANDOLPH-CLAY-LAWRENCE-GREENE-CRAIGHEAD-POINSETT-MISSISSIPPI-
CROSS-CRITTENDEN-ST. FRANCIS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-DUNKLIN-PEMISCOT-
DESOTO-MARSHALL-TUNICA-TATE-COAHOMA-QUITMAN-PANOLA-TALLAHATCHIE-
LAKE-DYER-LAUDERDALE-TIPTON-SHELBY-FAYETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...POCAHONTAS...PIGGOTT...CORNING...
WALNUT RIDGE...PARAGOULD...JONESBORO...HARRISBURG...BLYTHEVILLE...
WYNNE...WEST MEMPHIS...FORREST CITY...MARIANNA...HELENA...
WEST HELENA...KENNETT...CARUTHERSVILLE...SOUTHAVEN...
OLIVE BRANCH...HOLLY SPRINGS...TUNICA...SENATOBIA...CLARKSDALE...
MARKS...BATESVILLE...CHARLESTON...TIPTONVILLE...DYERSBURG...
RIPLEY TN...COVINGTON...BARTLETT...GERMANTOWN...COLLIERVILLE...
MEMPHIS...MILLINGTON...SOMERVILLE...OAKLAND
320 PM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

* HEAT INDEX READINGS...ABOVE 110 DEGREES. OVERNIGHT LOW
  TEMPERATURES IN THE MIDDLE 70S TO LOWER 80S WILL PROVIDE LITTLE
  RELIEF FOR THOSE WITHOUT AIR CONDITIONING.

* TIMING...HOTTEST PART OF THE DAY BETWEEN 11 AM AND 8 PM.
  UNCOMFORTABLY WARM AND HUMID THROUGH THE REST OF THE PERIOD.

* IMPACTS...INCREASED RISK OF HEAT-RELATED ILLNESSES INCLUDING
  HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE IF YOU DO NOT TAKE THE PROPER
  PRECAUTIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING MEANS THAT A PROLONGED PERIOD OF
DANGEROUSLY HOT TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR. THE COMBINATION OF HOT
TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS
SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE LIKELY. DRINK PLENTY OF
FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...
AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.

&&

$$

MSZ003>006-009-014>017-022>024-TNZ003-004-020>022-050>055-090>092-
291030-
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BENTON MS-TIPPAH-ALCORN-TISHOMINGO-PRENTISS-UNION-PONTOTOC-LEE MS-
ITAWAMBA-CALHOUN-CHICKASAW-MONROE-WEAKLEY-HENRY-GIBSON-CARROLL-
BENTON TN-HAYWOOD-CROCKETT-MADISON-CHESTER-HENDERSON-DECATUR-
HARDEMAN-MCNAIRY-HARDIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASHLAND...RIPLEY MS...CORINTH...IUKA...
BOONEVILLE...NEW ALBANY...PONTOTOC...TUPELO...FULTON...BRUCE...
CALHOUN CITY...HOUSTON...OKOLONA...AMORY...ABERDEEN...MARTIN...
DRESDEN...PARIS...HUMBOLDT...MILAN...HUNTINGDON...CAMDEN...
BROWNSVILLE...ALAMO...JACKSON...HENDERSON...LEXINGTON...PARSONS...
DECATURVILLE...BOLIVAR...SELMER...SAVANNAH
320 PM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT WEDNESDAY...

* HEAT INDEX READINGS...BETWEEN 105 AND 110 DEGREES. OVERNIGHT
  LOW TEMPERATURES IN THE MIDDLE AND UPPER 70S WILL PROVIDE
  LITTLE RELIEF FOR THOSE WITHOUT AIR CONDITIONING.

* TIMING...HOTTEST PART OF THE DAY BETWEEN 11 AM AND 8 PM.
  UNCOMFORTABLY WARM AND HUMID THROUGH THE REST OF THE PERIOD.

* IMPACTS...INCREASED RISK OF HEAT-RELATED ILLNESSES INCLUDING
  HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE IF YOU DO NOT TAKE THE PROPER
  PRECAUTIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$

MSZ013-021-291030-
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LAFAYETTE-YALOBUSHA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OXFORD...WATER VALLEY...COFFEEVILLE
320 PM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT WEDNESDAY...

* HEAT INDEX READINGS...BETWEEN 105 AND 110 DEGREES. OVERNIGHT
  LOW TEMPERATURES IN THE MIDDLE AND UPPER 70S WILL PROVIDE
  LITTLE RELIEF FOR THOSE WITHOUT AIR CONDITIONING.

* TIMING...HOTTEST PART OF THE DAY BETWEEN 11 AM AND 8 PM.
  UNCOMFORTABLY WARM AND HUMID THROUGH THE REST OF THE PERIOD.

* IMPACTS...INCREASED RISK OF HEAT-RELATED ILLNESSES INCLUDING
  HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE IF YOU DO NOT TAKE THE PROPER
  PRECAUTIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. REMEMBER CAR INTERIORS CAN BECOME LETHAL IN A SHORT
PERIOD OF TIME.

&&

$$

SJM


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