Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
859 PM CDT SUN JUL 20 2014

...VERY HOT AND HUMID ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY...

.THE WARMING TREND OF THE LAST FEW DAYS WILL ACCELERATE ON MONDAY
AND TUESDAY WITH TEMPERATURES CLIMBING INTO THE 90S ALONG WITH MUGGY
CONDITIONS...PEAKING IN MOST AREAS ON TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. AFTER THE RECENT SPELL OF UNSEASONABLY COOL WEATHER...IT
WILL BE IMPORTANT TO REMEMBER TO TAKE HEAT RELATED PRECAUTIONS
OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>028-033>039-044>050-057>062-070>075-
081>086-092>097-211000-
/O.CON.KDMX.HT.Y.0001.140721T1700Z-140723T0000Z/
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-SAC-CALHOUN-
WEBSTER-HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-
BOONE-STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-POLK-JASPER-
POWESHIEK-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-WARREN-MARION-MAHASKA-ADAMS-UNION-
CLARKE-LUCAS-MONROE-WAPELLO-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-DECATUR-WAYNE-
APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESTHERVILLE...ALGONA...FOREST CITY...
LAKE MILLS...NORTHWOOD...MANLY...EMMETSBURG...GARNER...BRITT...
KANAWHA...MASON CITY...CLEAR LAKE...POCAHONTAS...LAURENS...
ROLFE...FONDA...GILMORE CITY...HUMBOLDT...EAGLE GROVE...CLARION...
BELMOND...HAMPTON...PARKERSBURG...CLARKSVILLE...SHELL ROCK...
GREENE...APLINGTON...ALLISON...DUMONT...WAVERLY...SAC CITY...
LAKE VIEW...ODEBOLT...WALL LAKE...SCHALLER...EARLY...
ROCKWELL CITY...MANSON...LAKE CITY...POMEROY...FORT DODGE...
WEBSTER CITY...IOWA FALLS...ELDORA...ACKLEY...GRUNDY CENTER...
REINBECK...CONRAD...DIKE...WELLSBURG...WATERLOO...CEDAR FALLS...
DENISON...CARROLL...JEFFERSON...BOONE...AMES...MARSHALLTOWN...
TAMA...TOLEDO...TRAER...DYSART...GLADBROOK...AUDUBON...EXIRA...
GUTHRIE CENTER...PANORA...BAYARD...CASEY...PERRY...WAUKEE...
ADEL...DES MOINES...NEWTON...GRINNELL...ATLANTIC...GREENFIELD...
STUART...ADAIR...FONTANELLE...WINTERSET...EARLHAM...INDIANOLA...
NORWALK...CARLISLE...PELLA...KNOXVILLE...OSKALOOSA...CORNING...
CRESTON...OSCEOLA...CHARITON...ALBIA...OTTUMWA...BEDFORD...
LENOX...NEW MARKET...MOUNT AYR...LAMONI...LEON...CORYDON...
SEYMOUR...ALLERTON...HUMESTON...CENTERVILLE...BLOOMFIELD
859 PM CDT SUN JUL 20 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY TO 7 PM CDT
TUESDAY...

* TIMING...HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON MONDAY
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING...WITH ONLY MODERATE RELIEF MONDAY NIGHT.
  THE MOST PRONOUNCED HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL BE EXPERIENCED IN
  MOST AREAS...ESPECIALLY SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 30...ON TUESDAY
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* TEMPERATURE...TEMPERATURES MONDAY WILL PEAK IN THE UPPER 80S TO
  LOWER 90S...WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES REACHING THE LOWER 100S IN
  MANY AREAS. ON TUESDAY TEMPERATURES WILL PEAK IN THE UPPER 80S
  NORTH TO MID 90S CENTRAL AND SOUTH...WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES WELL
  INTO THE 90S NORTH AND REACHING 105 TO 110 DEGREES CENTRAL AND
  SOUTH.

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.

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS...IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS 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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