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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
254 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

ALZ001>008-016-TNZ096-240000-
/O.CON.KHUN.HT.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160724T0000Z/
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-
MARSHALL-CULLMAN-LINCOLN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...SHEFFIELD...
TUSCUMBIA...RUSSELLVILLE...RED BAY...MOULTON...TOWN CREEK...
ATHENS...HUNTSVILLE...DECATUR...ALBERTVILLE...BOAZ...
GUNTERSVILLE...ARAB...CULLMAN...FAYETTEVILLE
254 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

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

* TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...MOST OF NORTH ALABAMA AND LINCOLN
  COUNTY IN SOUTHERN MIDDLE TENNESSEE...FROM 1 PM UNTIL 7 PM CDT.

* TEMPERATURE...AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES IN THE 92 TO 95 DEGREE
  RANGE...WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES FROM 105 TO 107 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH
  HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL BE DANGEROUS FOR THOSE SPENDING TIME
  OUTDOORS OR IN A FACILITY WITH NO AIR CONDITIONING.

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.

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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