Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
344 AM EDT WED JUL 27 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.

NCZ007-021-022-038-280000-
/O.EXA.KRAH.HT.Y.0006.160727T1600Z-160728T0000Z/
PERSON-FORSYTH-GUILFORD-DAVIDSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUSHY FORK...CONCORD...ROXBORO...SURL...
PFAFFTOWN...STANLEYVILLE...WINSTON-SALEM...GREENSBORO...
LAKE TOWNSEND...HIGH POINT...LEXINGTON...THOMASVILLE
344 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING.

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

* HEAT INDICES...102 TO 106 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...THE ACCUMULATIVE EFFECTS OF THE 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.

&&

$$

NCZ008>011-023>028-039>043-073>078-083>086-088-089-280000-
/O.CON.KRAH.HT.Y.0006.160727T1600Z-160728T0000Z/
GRANVILLE-VANCE-WARREN-HALIFAX-ALAMANCE-ORANGE-DURHAM-FRANKLIN-
NASH-EDGECOMBE-RANDOLPH-CHATHAM-WAKE-JOHNSTON-WILSON-STANLY-
MONTGOMERY-MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-WAYNE-ANSON-RICHMOND-SCOTLAND-HOKE-
CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OXFORD...BUTNER...CREEDMOOR...DABNEY...
HENDERSON...NORLINA...WISE...AFTON...WARRENTON...LAKE GASTON...
ROANOKE RAPIDS...BURLINGTON...GRAHAM...CHAPEL HILL...CARRBORO...
BETHESDA...DURHAM...RESEARCH TRIANGLE...PILOT...INGLESIDE...
LOUISBURG...FRANKLINTON...NASHVILLE...AVENTON...RED OAK...
SHARPSBURG...SPRING HOPE...ROCKY MOUNT...ASHEBORO...ULAH...
ARCHDALE...TRINITY...HASTY...SILER CITY...BYNUM...MONCURE...
PITTSBORO...RALEIGH...CARY...SMITHFIELD...CLAYTON...FLOWERS...
SELMA...BENSON...COATS CROSSROADS...NEW HOPE...WILSON...
ALBEMARLE...PLYLER...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
344 AM EDT WED JUL 27 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...105 TO 109 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...THE ACCUMULATIVE EFFECTS OF THE 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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