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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
404 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

...EXTREMELY HUMID CONDITIONS IN PLACE...

ILZ003>006-011>014-020-022-220515-
/O.CON.KLOT.EH.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160723T0000Z/
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE IL-DE KALB-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-KENDALL-
WILL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...WOODSTOCK...
WAUKEGAN...DEKALB...AURORA...ELGIN...WHEATON...CHICAGO...OSWEGO...
JOLIET
404 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT
FRIDAY...

* REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...AROUND 90 DEGREES AWAY FROM LAKE
  MICHIGAN WITH HEAT INDEX READINGS OF 100 TO 108.

* TEMPERATURES TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S TONIGHT
  AND HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 90S FRIDAY.

* MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX VALUES FRIDAY...100 TO 113 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...TEMPERATURES AND MOISTURE THIS HIGH COULD LEAD TO
  HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES WITH PROLONGED EXPOSURE. THE ELDERLY...
  SMALL CHILDREN AND PETS ARE ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE. PLAN
  AHEAD. HAVE A COOL PLACE TO SHELTER FROM THE HEAT. AVOID
  OUTDOOR ACTIVITY DURING THE AFTERNOON.

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.

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.

IN COOK COUNTY...CALL 3 1 1 FOR ASSISTANCE INCLUDING HEAT SHELTER
INFORMATION.

&&

$$

ILZ008-010-019-021-023-032-033-039-220515-
/O.CON.KLOT.EH.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160724T0000Z/
OGLE-LEE-LA SALLE-GRUNDY-KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-IROQUOIS-FORD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OREGON...DIXON...OTTAWA...MORRIS...
KANKAKEE...PONTIAC...WATSEKA...PAXTON
404 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

* REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...LOWER TO MID 90S WITH HEAT INDEX
  READINGS OF 105 TO 115.

* TEMPERATURES TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S
  TONIGHT AND HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 90S FRIDAY.

* MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX VALUES FRIDAY...106 TO 113 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...TEMPERATURES AND MOISTURE THIS HIGH COULD LEAD TO
  HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES WITH PROLONGED EXPOSURE. THE ELDERLY...
  SMALL CHILDREN AND PETS ARE ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE. PLAN
  AHEAD. HAVE A COOL PLACE TO SHELTER FROM THE HEAT. AVOID
  OUTDOOR ACTIVITY DURING THE AFTERNOON.

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.

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.

&&

$$

INZ001-002-010-011-019-220515-
/O.CON.KLOT.HT.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-160723T0000Z/
LAKE IN-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GARY...VALPARAISO...MOROCCO...
RENSSELAER...FOWLER
404 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016 /504 PM EDT THU JUL 21 2016/

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT /8 PM EDT/
FRIDAY...

* REST OF THIS AFTERNOON...80S TO AROUND 90 WITH HEAT INDEX
  READINGS 97 TO 105.

* TEMPERATURES TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S
  TONIGHT AND HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 90S FRIDAY.

* MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX VALUES FRIDAY...102 TO 109 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...TEMPERATURES THIS HIGH COULD LEAD TO HEAT RELATED
  ILLNESSES WITH PROLONGED EXPOSURE. THE ELDERLY...SMALL
  CHILDREN AND PETS ARE ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE. PLAN AHEAD. HAVE
  A COOL PLACE TO SHELTER FROM THE HEAT. AVOID OUTDOOR ACTIVITY
  DURING THE AFTERNOON.

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.

&&

$$

MTF



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