Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
253 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...HAZARDOUS HEAT LIKELY OVER ALARGE PORTION OF THE MIDSOUTH
THROUGH TOMORROW...

.THE MIDSOUTH WILL REMAIN UNDER THE EASTERN PORTION OF A LARGE
UPPER LEVEL HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE CENTERED OVER THE SOUTHERN
PLAINS. HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TODAY AND ON
SUNDAY...WITH HEAT INDICES OVER THE ADVISORY AREA RANGING FROM
105 TO 110 DEGREES. THESE HEAT INDICES CAN QUICKLY BECOME
DANGEROUS IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

MSZ004>006-009-013>017-021>024-232100-
/O.CAN.KMEG.HT.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-160724T0100Z/
TIPPAH-ALCORN-TISHOMINGO-PRENTISS-LAFAYETTE-UNION-PONTOTOC-LEE MS-
ITAWAMBA-YALOBUSHA-CALHOUN-CHICKASAW-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIPLEY MS...CORINTH...IUKA...
BOONEVILLE...OXFORD...NEW ALBANY...PONTOTOC...TUPELO...FULTON...
WATER VALLEY...COFFEEVILLE...BRUCE...CALHOUN CITY...HOUSTON...
OKOLONA...AMORY...ABERDEEN
253 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS CANCELLED THE HEAT
ADVISORY.

RAIN COOLED AIR AND CLOUD COVER HAS ALLOWED FOR TEMPERATURES TO
REMAIN BELOW HEAT ADVISORY CRITERIA...THEREFORE THE HEAT ADVISORY
HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

$$

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-MSZ001-
007-010-TNZ001-002-019-048-049-088-240400-
/O.CON.KMEG.HT.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-160725T0100Z/
RANDOLPH-CLAY-LAWRENCE-GREENE-CRAIGHEAD-POINSETT-MISSISSIPPI-
CROSS-CRITTENDEN-ST. FRANCIS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-DUNKLIN-PEMISCOT-
DESOTO-TUNICA-COAHOMA-LAKE-OBION-DYER-LAUDERDALE-TIPTON-SHELBY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...POCAHONTAS...PIGGOTT...CORNING...
WALNUT RIDGE...PARAGOULD...JONESBORO...HARRISBURG...BLYTHEVILLE...
WYNNE...WEST MEMPHIS...FORREST CITY...MARIANNA...HELENA...
WEST HELENA...KENNETT...CARUTHERSVILLE...SOUTHAVEN...
OLIVE BRANCH...TUNICA...CLARKSDALE...TIPTONVILLE...UNION CITY...
DYERSBURG...RIPLEY TN...COVINGTON...BARTLETT...GERMANTOWN...
COLLIERVILLE...MEMPHIS...MILLINGTON
253 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT SUNDAY...

* HEAT INDICES....105 TO 110 DEGREES.

* TIMING...FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING TODAY AND
  SUNDAY...WHEN THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT OCCURRING.

* IMPACTS...PROLONGED PERIODS OUTDOORS MAY RESULT IN HEAT
  RELATED ILLNESSES SUCH AS HEAT EXHAUSTION OR HEAT STROKE.

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 AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

&&

$$

MSZ002-003-008-011-012-020-TNZ003-004-020>022-050>055-089>092-
240400-
/O.CON.KMEG.HT.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-160725T0100Z/
MARSHALL-BENTON MS-TATE-QUITMAN-PANOLA-TALLAHATCHIE-WEAKLEY-HENRY-
GIBSON-CARROLL-BENTON TN-HAYWOOD-CROCKETT-MADISON-CHESTER-
HENDERSON-DECATUR-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-MCNAIRY-HARDIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HOLLY SPRINGS...ASHLAND...SENATOBIA...
MARKS...BATESVILLE...CHARLESTON...MARTIN...DRESDEN...PARIS...
HUMBOLDT...MILAN...HUNTINGDON...CAMDEN...BROWNSVILLE...ALAMO...
JACKSON...HENDERSON...LEXINGTON...PARSONS...DECATURVILLE...
SOMERVILLE...OAKLAND...BOLIVAR...SELMER...SAVANNAH
253 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT SUNDAY...

* HEAT INDICES....105 TO 110 DEGREES.

* TIMING...FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING TODAY AND
  SUNDAY...WHEN THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT OCCURRING.

* IMPACTS...PROLONGED PERIODS OUTDOORS MAY RESULT IN HEAT
  RELATED ILLNESSES SUCH AS HEAT EXHAUSTION OR HEAT STROKE.

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 AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.
&&

$$

JAB



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