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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Memphis TN
1155 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...Dangerous Heat Affecting the Midsouth...

ARZ009-018-026>028-MOZ113-271215-
/O.EXP.KMEG.HT.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170726T1700Z/
/O.EXB.KMEG.HT.Y.0005.170727T0000Z-170728T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMEG.EH.W.0005.170726T1700Z-170727T0000Z/
Clay-Greene-Craighead-Poinsett-Mississippi-Dunklin-
Including the cities of Piggott, Corning, Paragould, Jonesboro,
Harrisburg, Blytheville, and Kennett
1155 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...
...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 PM CDT
THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued an Excessive
Heat Warning until 7 pm CDT Wednesday and then a Heat Advisory,
which is in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening to 7 PM CDT
Thursday.


* HEAT INDEX READINGS...110 to 115 degrees.

* TIMING...Peak index values likely 2 PM CDT through 6 PM CDT
  Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...These conditions will lead to an increased risk of
  heat-related illnesses. Heat stroke and dehydration will be
  possible for those performing strenuous outdoor activities.
  The interior of a vehicle can reach lethal temperatures in a
  short period of time.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot
temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous
situation in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of
fluids...stay in an air-conditioned room...stay out of the sun...
and check up on relatives and neighbors. Heat stroke is an
emergency...call 9 1 1.

Young children and pets should never be left unattended in
vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during
warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal
temperatures in a matter of minutes.

&&

$$

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/O.EXP.KMEG.HT.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-170726T1700Z/
/O.NEW.KMEG.HT.Y.0007.170727T0000Z-170728T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMEG.EH.W.0005.170726T1700Z-170727T0000Z/
Cross-Crittenden-Pemiscot-Lauderdale-Tipton-Shelby-
Including the cities of Wynne, West Memphis, Caruthersville,
Ripley TN, Covington, Bartlett, Germantown, Collierville,
Memphis, and Millington
1155 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...
...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 PM CDT
THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued an Excessive
Heat Warning until 7 pm CDT Wednesday and then a Heat Advisory,
which is in effect from 7 PM CDT this evening to 7 PM CDT
Thursday.

* HEAT INDEX READINGS...110 to 115 degrees.

* TIMING...Peak index values likely 2 PM CDT through 6 PM CDT
  Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...These conditions will lead to an increased risk of
  heat-related illnesses. Heat stroke and dehydration will be
  possible for those performing strenuous outdoor activities.
  The interior of a vehicle can reach lethal temperatures in a
  short period of time.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot
temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous
situation in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of
fluids...stay in an air-conditioned room...stay out of the sun...
and check up on relatives and neighbors. Heat stroke is an
emergency...call 9 1 1.

Young children and pets should never be left unattended in
vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during
warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal
temperatures in a matter of minutes.

&&

$$

ARZ008-017-048-049-058-MSZ001-007-010-271215-
/O.EXT.KMEG.HT.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-170728T0000Z/
Randolph-Lawrence-St. Francis-Lee AR-Phillips-DeSoto-Tunica-
Coahoma-
Including the cities of Pocahontas, Walnut Ridge, Forrest City,
Marianna, Helena, West Helena, Southaven, Olive Branch, Tunica,
and Clarksdale
1155 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THURSDAY...

* HEAT INDEX READINGS...105 to 109 degrees.

* TIMING...Peak index values likely 2 PM CDT through 6 PM CDT
  Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...These conditions will lead to an increased risk of
  heat-related illnesses. Heat stroke and dehydration will be
  possible for those performing strenuous outdoor activities.
  The interior of a vehicle can reach lethal temperatures in a
  short period of time.

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.

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.

&&

$$

MSZ002-008-011-012-020-TNZ001>003-019-020-050>052-089-271215-
/O.EXT.KMEG.HT.Y.0005.170726T1700Z-170728T0000Z/
Marshall-Tate-Quitman-Panola-Tallahatchie-Lake-Obion-Weakley-Dyer-
Gibson-Haywood-Crockett-Madison-Fayette-
Including the cities of Holly Springs, Senatobia, Marks,
Batesville, Charleston, Tiptonville, Union City, Martin, Dresden,
Dyersburg, Humboldt, Milan, Brownsville, Alamo, Jackson,
Somerville, and Oakland
1155 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THURSDAY...

* HEAT INDEX READINGS...105 to 109 degrees.

* TIMING...Peak index values likely 2 PM CDT through 6 PM CDT
  Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...These conditions will lead to an increased risk of
  heat-related illnesses. Heat stroke and dehydration will be
  possible for those performing strenuous outdoor activities.
  The interior of a vehicle can reach lethal temperatures in a
  short period of time.

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.

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.

&&

$$


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