Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
1036 AM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016

ARZ025-031>034-039-043>047-053>057-062>069-270100-
/O.NEW.KLZK.HT.Y.0006.160726T1536Z-160727T0100Z/
JACKSON-CONWAY-FAULKNER-WHITE-WOODRUFF-PERRY-SALINE-PULASKI-
LONOKE-PRAIRIE-MONROE-CLARK-HOT SPRING-GRANT-JEFFERSON-ARKANSAS-
DALLAS-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-DESHA-OUACHITA-CALHOUN-BRADLEY-DREW-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWPORT...MORRILTON...CONWAY...SEARCY...
BEEBE...AUGUSTA...MCCRORY...COTTON PLANT...PERRYVILLE...BENTON...
BRYANT...LITTLE ROCK...NORTH LITTLE ROCK...CABOT...LONOKE...
DES ARC...HAZEN...BRINKLEY...CLARENDON...ARKADELPHIA...MALVERN...
SHERIDAN...PINE BLUFF...STUTTGART...DE WITT...FORDYCE...
KINGSLAND...RISON...STAR CITY...GOULD...DUMAS...MCGEHEE...
CAMDEN...HAMPTON...THORNTON...WARREN...MONTICELLO
1036 AM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* EVENT...TEMPERATURES WILL REACH THE MID AND UPPER 90S BY
  EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...WHICH WILL YIELD HEAT INDEX VALUES OF
  AROUND 105 DEGREES.

* AREAS AFFECTED...MUCH OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN ARKANSAS.

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.

&&

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