Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
329 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...HOT AND HUMID WEATHER TO MAKE FOR VERY UNCOMFORTABLE
CONDITIONS OUTSIDE...

.HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT COMBINED WITH SIGNIFICANT MOISTURE LEVELS
NEAR THE SURFACE WILL CREATE HOT AND HUMID WEATHER FOR PARTS OF
THE LOWER OHIO VALLEY THIS WEEKEND.

INZ078-KYZ031-034-038-232030-
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SCOTT IN-OLDHAM KY-SHELBY KY-SPENCER KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SCOTTSBURG...LA GRANGE...SHELBYVILLE...
TAYLORSVILLE
329 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

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

MUGGY CONDITIONS WILL EXIST THIS WEEKEND. HOWEVER...HEAT INDEX
VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN FAR ENOUGH BELOW HEAT ADVISORY
CRITERIA TO WARRANT CANCELLING THE HEAT ADVISORY.

$$

INZ076-077-083-084-089>092-KYZ023>030-045-053-061>064-070>076-
240400-
/O.EXT.KLMK.HT.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-140824T2300Z/
ORANGE IN-WASHINGTON IN-DUBOIS IN-CRAWFORD IN-PERRY IN-
HARRISON IN-FLOYD IN-CLARK IN-HANCOCK KY-BRECKINRIDGE KY-MEADE KY-
OHIO KY-GRAYSON KY-HARDIN KY-BULLITT KY-JEFFERSON KY-NELSON KY-
LARUE KY-BUTLER KY-EDMONSON KY-HART KY-GREEN KY-LOGAN KY-
WARREN KY-SIMPSON KY-ALLEN KY-BARREN KY-MONROE KY-METCALFE KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...SALEM...JASPER...MARENGO...
TELL CITY...CORYDON...NEW ALBANY...JEFFERSONVILLE...HAWESVILLE...
HARDINSBURG...BRANDENBURG...BEAVER DAM...LEITCHFIELD...
ELIZABETHTOWN...FORT KNOX...MOUNT WASHINGTON...SHEPHERDSVILLE...
LOUISVILLE...BARDSTOWN...HODGENVILLE...MORGANTOWN...BROWNSVILLE...
MUNFORDVILLE...GREENSBURG...RUSSELLVILLE...BOWLING GREEN...
FRANKLIN...SCOTTSVILLE...GLASGOW...TOMPKINSVILLE...EDMONTON
329 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014 /229 PM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014/

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ SUNDAY...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PEAK IN THE
  100-105 DEGREE RANGE EACH DAY TODAY AND SUNDAY.

* TIMING...THE HOTTEST TIME OF DAY WILL BE FROM 2 PM TO 7PM
  EDT...1PM TO 6 PM CDT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CREATE
  DANGEROUS OUTDOOR WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY WITH
  PROLONGED EXPOSURE AND FOR THOSE WHO ARE SENSITIVE TO THE
  HEAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY
HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY - CALL 9 1 1.

&&

$$

RJS




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