Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
226 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CAUSE DANGEROUSLY HIGH
HEAT INDICES MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

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/O.NEW.KCTP.HT.Y.0001.160725T1900Z-160726T0000Z/
MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-FULTON-FRANKLIN-PERRY-DAUPHIN-SCHUYLKILL-LEBANON-
CUMBERLAND-ADAMS-YORK-LANCASTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEWISTOWN...MIFFLINTOWN...
MCCONNELLSBURG...CHAMBERSBURG...NEWPORT...HARRISBURG...HERSHEY...
POTTSVILLE...LEBANON...CARLISLE...GETTYSBURG...YORK...LANCASTER
226 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM TO 8 PM EDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM TO 8 PM EDT MONDAY.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...UP TO 103 DUE TO TEMPERATURES AROUND 90...
  AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOWER 70S.

* TEMPERATURES...MID TO UPPER 90S.

* TIMING...MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* IMPACTS...HEAT STRESS OR HEAT STROKE. LIMIT OUTDOOR EXPOSURE AND
  BE SURE TO DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS. SEEK AIR CONDITIONING IF
  AVAILABLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LIMIT OR RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES. FIND SHADE AND
STAY HYDRATED. CHECK UP ON THE ELDERLY, SICK AND THOSE WITHOUT
AIR CONDITIONING. NEVER LEAVE KIDS OR PETS UNATTENDED...LOOK
BEFORE YOU LOCK.

&&

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