Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
1117 AM CDT TUE JUL 19 2016

...POTENTIAL FOR DANGEROUS HEAT FOR SOUTHERN WISCONSIN THURSDAY
AND FRIDAY...

.A HOT AND HUMID AIRMASS IS EXPECTED TO BUILD INTO THE REGION FOR
THE END OF THE WORK WEEK. HEAT INDICES COULD GET DANGEROUSLY HIGH
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY AS A RESULT. HIGHEST CONFIDENCE IN WARNING
LEVEL CONDITIONS IS ON THURSDAY...WITH SOME QUESTION AS TO HOW HOT
IT WILL GET FRIDAY...DUE TO AN EARLIER TROUGH AND FRONTAL
PASSAGE.

SOMEWHAT COOLER AND LESS HUMID CONDITIONS EXPECTED FOR THE
WEEKEND...BEHIND THE DEPARTING SYSTEM.

WIZ046-047-056>058-062>072-200030-
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MARQUETTE-GREEN LAKE-SAUK-COLUMBIA-DODGE-IOWA-DANE-JEFFERSON-
WAUKESHA-MILWAUKEE-LAFAYETTE-GREEN-ROCK-WALWORTH-RACINE-KENOSHA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MONTELLO...WESTFIELD...OXFORD...
NESHKORO...ENDEAVOR...BERLIN...PRINCETON...MARKESAN...BARABOO...
REEDSBURG...PRAIRIE DU SAC...SAUK CITY...PORTAGE...COLUMBUS...
LAKE WISCONSIN...LODI...BEAVER DAM...WAUPUN...MAYVILLE...
DODGEVILLE...MINERAL POINT...BARNEVELD...MADISON...WATERTOWN...
FORT ATKINSON...JEFFERSON...WAUKESHA...BROOKFIELD...NEW BERLIN...
MENOMONEE FALLS...MUSKEGO...WEST ALLIS...WAUWATOSA...GREENFIELD...
FRANKLIN...OAK CREEK...SOUTH MILWAUKEE...CUDAHY...DARLINGTON...
SHULLSBURG...BENTON...BELMONT...ARGYLE...BLANCHARDVILLE...
MONROE...BRODHEAD...JANESVILLE...BELOIT...WHITEWATER...DELAVAN...
ELKHORN...LAKE GENEVA...EAST TROY...RACINE...KENOSHA
1117 AM CDT TUE JUL 19 2016

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* TIMING...12 NOON CDT THURSDAY UNTIL 7 PM CDT FRIDAY

* TEMPERATURE...DAYTIME HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 90S...EXCEPT FOR
  UPPER 80S FAR NORTHEAST THURSDAY AND EAST FRIDAY. MAXIMUM HEAT
  INDEX VALUES 100 TO 110 THURSDAY...AND 95 TO 103
  FRIDAY...EXCEPT FOR SOMEWHAT LOWER VALUES FAR NORTHEAST.

* IMPACTS...A HEIGHTENED RISK OF HEAT-RELATED ILLNESS IS
  POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY FOR THOSE WORKING OUTDOORS OR THOSE
  WITHOUT AIR CONDITIONING. PEOPLE ON CERTAIN MEDICATIONS WILL BE
  MORE SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE HEAT...AND SHOULD TAKE EXTRA
  PRECAUTIONS TO REMAIN COOL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH MEANS THAT A PROLONGED PERIOD OF HOT
TEMPERATURES IS EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND
HIGH HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS 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.

&&

$$
WOOD



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