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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
318 PM CDT MON JUL 18 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. DAYTIME HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL REACH
THE MID 90S BOTH THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. WHEN COMBINED WITH DEW
POINTS IN THE MID 70S...HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL TOP OUT BETWEEN 105
AND 107. OVERNIGHT LOWS WILL ONLY COOL INTO THE MIDDLE 70S.

A COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY PUSH SOUTH THROUGH THE STATE FRIDAY AND
FRIDAY NIGHT WITH COOLER AND LESS HUMID CONDITIONS EXPECTED FOR
THE WEEKEND.


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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
318 PM CDT MON JUL 18 2016

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED AN
EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

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

* TEMPERATURE...DAYTIME HIGHS IN THE MID 90S BOTH DAYS. MAXIMUM
  HEAT INDEX VALUES BETWEEN 105 TO 107 THURSDAY AND 105 AND 106
  FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...A HEIGHTENED RISK OF HEAT-RELATED ILLNESS...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.

&&

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REM



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