Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
346 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...VERY HOT CONDITIONS EXPECTED TODAY AND SATURDAY...

.AFTERNOON HIGHS IN THE MID AND UPPER 90S TODAY AND SATURDAY WILL
COMBINED WITH HIGH HUMIDITY TO PRODUCE HEAT INDEX VALUES BETWEEN 100
TO 107 DEGREES ACROSS THE TENNESSEE VALLEY. THE HIGHER HEAT INDICES
WILL BE WEST OF INTERSTATE 65.

ALZ008>010-TNZ076-096-097-222000-
/O.EXB.KHUN.HT.Y.0001.140822T1600Z-140824T0200Z/
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-MOORE-LINCOLN-FRANKLIN TN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GUNTERSVILLE...SCOTTSBORO...
FORT PAYNE...LYNCHBURG...FAYETTEVILLE...WINCHESTER
346 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HUNTSVILLE HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM CDT
SATURDAY.

* TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...NORTHEAST ALABAMA AND SOUTHERN MIDDLE
  TENNESSEE FROM 11 AM TODAY THROUGH 9 PM SATURDAY EVENING..

* TEMPERATURE...WILL RANGE BETWEEN 95 TO 98 DEGREES. HIGH HUMIDITY
  WILL ALLOW HEAT INDEX VALUES TO RISE FROM 100 TO 106 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...VERY HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL RAISE THE RISK OF
  HEAT STRESS AND HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES SUCH AS HEAT EXHAUSTION
  OR HEAT STROKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF VERY HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE
POSSIBLE.

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. CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND
NEIGHBORS. ABSOLUTELY DO NOT LEAVE CHILDREN OR PETS UNATTENDED IN
VEHICLES!

&&

$$

ALZ001>007-016-222000-
/O.EXT.KHUN.HT.Y.0001.140822T1600Z-140824T0200Z/
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-
CULLMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...
RUSSELLVILLE...MOULTON...ATHENS...HUNTSVILLE...DECATUR...CULLMAN
346 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM
CDT SATURDAY...

* TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL ALABAMA
  FROM 11 AM TODAY THROUGH 7 PM CDT SATURDAY EVENING.

* TEMPERATURE...WILL RANGE BETWEEN 96 TO 98 DEGREES. HIGH HUMIDITY
  WILL ALLOW HEAT INDEX VALUES TO RISE FROM 102 TO 107 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...VERY HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL RAISE THE RISK OF
  HEAT STRESS AND HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES SUCH AS HEAT EXHAUSTION
  OR HEAT STROKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF VERY HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE
POSSIBLE.

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. CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND
NEIGHBORS. ABSOLUTELY DO NOT LEAVE CHILDREN OR PETS UNATTENDED IN
VEHICLES!

&&

$$



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