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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
350 PM CDT MON JUL 21 2014

...SULTRY CONDITIONS TO PERSIST INTO TUESDAY...

.THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGHER DEWPOINTS WILL
CONTINUE TO PRODUCE HIGH HEAT INDEX VALUES FOR THE REST OF TODAY
AND INTO TUESDAY AS WELL. 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>097-220500-
/O.CON.KDMX.HT.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-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
350 PM CDT MON JUL 21 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY...

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

* TEMPERATURE...TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN IN THE UPPER 80S TO LOWER
  90S INTO THE EARLY EVENING...WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES HOLDING IN
  THE UPPER 90S TO LOWER 100S. THERE WILL BE SOME BREAK
  OVERNIGHT...HOWEVER ON TUESDAY TEMPERATURES WILL PEAK IN THE
  UPPER 80S NORTH TO MID 90S CENTRAL AND SOUTH...WITH HEAT INDEX
  VALUES APPROACHING 100 OVER THE NORTH...AROUND 105 OVER THE
  CENTRAL THIRD...AND APPROACHING 110 OVER THE SOUTH THIRD OF
  IOWA.

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.

&&

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