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Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
1016 AM CDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...Heat Advisory in Effect from Noon to 7pm Today...

.Hot and humid conditions will combine to produce heat indices in
the upper 90s to 100 degrees this afternoon.

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Cedar-Clinton-Muscatine-Scott-Keokuk-Washington-Louisa-Jefferson-
Henry IA-Des Moines-Van Buren-Lee-Jo Daviess-Carroll-Whiteside-
Rock Island-Henry IL-Mercer-Henderson-Warren-Hancock-McDonough-
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Including the cities of Independence, Manchester, Dubuque,
Vinton, Cedar Rapids, Anamosa, Maquoketa, Marengo, Iowa City,
Tipton, Clinton, Muscatine, Davenport, Bettendorf, Sigourney,
Washington, Wapello, Fairfield, Mount Pleasant, Burlington,
Keosauqua, Fort Madison, Galena, Mount Carroll, Sterling, Moline,
Rock Island, Geneseo, Aledo, Oquawka, Monmouth, Carthage, Macomb,
Memphis, and Kahoka
1016 AM CDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Quad Cities has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening.

* Heat Index Values...In the upper 90s to 100 due to temperatures
  around in the low to mod 90s...and dewpoints in the upper 60s.

* Timing...Noon through 7 pm tonight.

* Impacts...Those exposed to the heat could suffer heat related
  illnesses if special precautions aren`t taken.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures and high
humidity is expected.  This combination will lead to possible
heat illnesses.  Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-
conditioned room, stay out of the sun...and check on relatives
and neighbors, especially the elderly.

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. 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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