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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
320 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...DANGEROUSLY HOT WEATHER WILL CONTINUE TODAY...

.TEMPERATURES WILL PEAK IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S ACROSS CENTRAL
NORTH CAROLINA THIS AFTERNOON. THESE HOT TEMPERATURES COMBINED
WITH HIGH HUMIDITY WILL PRODUCE HEAT INDEX VALUES NEAR OR OVER 105
DEGREES. BEING IN DIRECT SUNLIGHT WILL MAKE IT FEEL EVEN HOTTER.

NCZ007>011-024>028-040>043-074>078-083>086-088-089-270000-
/O.CON.KRAH.HT.Y.0005.160726T1600Z-160727T0000Z/
PERSON-GRANVILLE-VANCE-WARREN-HALIFAX-ORANGE-DURHAM-FRANKLIN-NASH-
EDGECOMBE-CHATHAM-WAKE-JOHNSTON-WILSON-MONTGOMERY-MOORE-LEE-
HARNETT-WAYNE-ANSON-RICHMOND-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUSHY FORK...CONCORD...ROXBORO...SURL...
OXFORD...BUTNER...CREEDMOOR...DABNEY...HENDERSON...NORLINA...
WISE...AFTON...WARRENTON...LAKE GASTON...ROANOKE RAPIDS...
CHAPEL HILL...CARRBORO...BETHESDA...DURHAM...RESEARCH TRIANGLE...
PILOT...INGLESIDE...LOUISBURG...FRANKLINTON...NASHVILLE...
AVENTON...RED OAK...SHARPSBURG...SPRING HOPE...ROCKY MOUNT...
HASTY...SILER CITY...BYNUM...MONCURE...PITTSBORO...RALEIGH...
CARY...SMITHFIELD...CLAYTON...FLOWERS...SELMA...BENSON...
COATS CROSSROADS...NEW HOPE...WILSON...TROY...BISCOE...
MOUNT GILEAD...PEKIN...BADIN LAKE...ELDORADO...SOUTHERN PINES...
PINEHURST...ABERDEEN...EAGLE SPRINGS...SEVEN LAKES...CUMNOCK...
GUM SPRINGS...SANFORD...TRAMWAY...DUNN...ANDERSON CREEK...
TIMBERLAKE...DUNCAN...ERWIN...ANGIER...LILLINGTON...GOLDSBORO...
WADESBORO...POLKTON...ROCKINGHAM...HAMLET...EAST ROCKINGHAM...
LAUREL HILL...LAURINBURG...ANTIOCH...ASHLEY HEIGHTS...RAEFORD...
ROCKFISH...SILVER CITY...FAYETTEVILLE...FORT BRAGG...CLINTON
320 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT
THIS EVENING...

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS WILL BE IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S.

* HEAT INDICES...103 TO 108 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...THIS HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL LEAD TO AN INCREASED RISK
  OF HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES... ESPECIALLY AMONG VULNERABLE
  INDIVIDUALS SUCH AS THE SICK... THE ELDERLY... THOSE EXERTING
  THEMSELVES OUTDOORS... AND THOSE WITHOUT AIR CONDITIONING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
WILL 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.

&&

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