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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
257 PM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT /11 AM CDT/ THURSDAY TO
8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ SATURDAY...

INZ076>078-083-084-089>092-KYZ023>030-045-053-061>063-070>075-
210830-
/O.NEW.KLMK.HT.Y.0001.160721T1600Z-160724T0000Z/
ORANGE-WASHINGTON-SCOTT-DUBOIS-CRAWFORD-PERRY-HARRISON-FLOYD-
CLARK-HANCOCK-BRECKINRIDGE-MEADE-OHIO-GRAYSON-HARDIN-BULLITT-
JEFFERSON-NELSON-LARUE-BUTLER-EDMONSON-HART-LOGAN-WARREN-SIMPSON-
ALLEN-BARREN-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...SALEM...SCOTTSBURG...JASPER...
ENGLISH...TELL CITY...CORYDON...NEW ALBANY...JEFFERSONVILLE...
LEWISPORT...HAWESVILLE...HARDINSBURG...BRANDENBURG...HARTFORD...
LEITCHFIELD...ELIZABETHTOWN...SHEPHERDSVILLE...LOUISVILLE...
BARDSTOWN...HODGENVILLE...MORGANTOWN...BROWNSVILLE...HORSE CAVE...
RUSSELLVILLE...BOWLING GREEN...FRANKLIN...PROVIDENCE...
SCOTTSVILLE...GLASGOW...TOMPKINSVILLE
257 PM EDT WED JUL 20 2016 /157 PM CDT WED JUL 20 2016/

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT /11 AM CDT/ THURSDAY TO
8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT /11 AM CDT/ THURSDAY
TO 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ SATURDAY.

* TEMPERATURE...HIGHS WILL RISE WELL INTO THE 90S FOR MANY
  LOCATIONS THURSDAY THROUGH AT LEAST SATURDAY. HEAT INDICES WILL
  PEAK IN THE LOW TO MID 100S THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND THEN TOP OUT
  IN THE 105 TO 110 DEGREE RANGE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

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.

   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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