Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1223 PM CDT SAT JUL 25 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.THE COMBINATION OF ABUNDANT MOISTURE IN PLACE AND TEMPERATURES
RISING INTO THE MID TO UPPER 90S IS CAUSING HEAT INDICES TO REACH
DANGEROUS LEVELS. EXPECT THESE VALUES TO TOP 108 DEGREES FROM NOW
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON HOURS. CONDITIONS MAY RETURN TOMORROW AS
WELL.

LAZ040-058-060>064-072-MSZ080>082-260000-
/O.NEW.KLIX.HT.Y.0004.150725T1723Z-150726T0000Z/
ST. TAMMANY-ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST-ST. CHARLES-UPPER JEFFERSON-
ORLEANS-UPPER PLAQUEMINES-UPPER ST. BERNARD-SOUTHERN TANGIPAHOA-
HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SLIDELL...MANDEVILLE...COVINGTON...
LACOMBE...LAPLACE...RESERVE...DESTREHAN...NORCO...METAIRIE...
KENNER...NEW ORLEANS...BELLE CHASSE...CHALMETTE...VIOLET...
HAMMOND...PONCHATOULA...BAY ST. LOUIS...WAVELAND...DIAMONDHEAD...
GULFPORT...BILOXI...PASCAGOULA...OCEAN SPRINGS...MOSS POINT...
GAUTIER...ST. MARTIN
1223 PM CDT SAT JUL 25 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURE...HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S AND HEAT INDICIES
  OVER 108 DEGREES.

* DURATION...THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...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.

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.

&&

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