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

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3
000
WWUS74 KOHX 201515
NPWOHX

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Nashville TN
1015 AM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...Dangerous Heat and Humidity Spreading into Middle Tennessee...

.Dangerously hot and humid weather will build across the Mid
State today and tomorrow under strong high pressure. Temperatures
will climb into the mid to upper 90s with afternoon heat index
values from 100 to 106 this afternoon and then spread further
eastward tomorrow.

TNZ007>009-028>030-061-062-075-211000-
/O.EXB.KOHX.HT.Y.0001.170721T1700Z-170722T0000Z/
Robertson-Sumner-Macon-Wilson-Trousdale-Smith-Marshall-Rutherford-
Bedford-
Including the cities of Springfield, Hendersonville, Gallatin,
Goodlettsville, Lafayette, Lebanon, Mount Juliet, Hartsville,
Carthage, South Carthage, Gordonsville, Lewisburg, Murfreesboro,
Smyrna, La Vergne, and Shelbyville
1015 AM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM CDT FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Nashville has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect from noon to 7 PM CDT Friday.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...102 to 106 for Friday afternoon.

* LOCATIONS...Higher heat index values will spread east of I-65 on
  Friday.

* IMPACTS...The combination of hot temperatures and high
  humidity will lead to an increased risk of heat related stress
  and illness. The very young, the elderly, those without air
  conditioning, and those participating in strenuous outdoor
  activities will be the most susceptible. Also, car interiors
  will reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.

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.

&&

$$

TNZ005-006-023>027-056>060-093>095-211000-
/O.CON.KOHX.HT.Y.0001.170720T1700Z-170722T0000Z/
Stewart-Montgomery-Houston-Humphreys-Dickson-Cheatham-Davidson-
Perry-Hickman-Lewis-Williamson-Maury-Wayne-Lawrence-Giles-
Including the cities of Dover, Clarksville, Erin, Waverly,
New Johnsonville, McEwen, Dickson, Ashland City,
Kingston Springs, Nashville, Linden, Lobelville, Centerville,
Hohenwald, Franklin, Brentwood, Columbia, Clifton, Waynesboro,
Lawrenceburg, and Pulaski
1015 AM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT FRIDAY...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...100 to 104 this afternoon, and 102 to 106
  for Friday afternoon.

* LOCATIONS...The highest heat index values will occur along and
  west of I-65.

* IMPACTS...The combination of hot temperatures and high
  humidity will lead to an increased risk of heat related stress
  and illness. The very young, the elderly, those without air
  conditioning, and those participating in strenuous outdoor
  activities will be the most susceptible. Also, car interiors
  will reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.

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.

&&

$$

27



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.