Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
402 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

...HOT AND HUMID WEATHER TO MAKE FOR VERY UNCOMFORTABLE CONDITIONS
OUTSIDE...

.A LARGE DOME OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT COMBINED WITH SIGNIFICANT MOISTURE
LEVELS NEAR THE SURFACE WILL CREATE HOT AND HUMID WEATHER FOR
PARTS OF CENTRAL KENTUCKY AND SOUTHERN INDIANA INTO EARLY NEXT
WEEK.

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ORANGE IN-WASHINGTON IN-SCOTT IN-DUBOIS IN-CRAWFORD IN-PERRY IN-
HARRISON IN-FLOYD IN-CLARK IN-HANCOCK KY-BRECKINRIDGE KY-MEADE KY-
OHIO KY-GRAYSON KY-HARDIN KY-BULLITT KY-JEFFERSON KY-OLDHAM KY-
SHELBY KY-SPENCER KY-NELSON KY-LARUE KY-BUTLER KY-EDMONSON KY-
HART KY-GREEN KY-LOGAN KY-WARREN KY-SIMPSON KY-ALLEN KY-BARREN KY-
MONROE KY-METCALFE KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...SALEM...SCOTTSBURG...JASPER...
MARENGO...TELL CITY...CORYDON...NEW ALBANY...JEFFERSONVILLE...
HAWESVILLE...HARDINSBURG...BRANDENBURG...BEAVER DAM...
LEITCHFIELD...ELIZABETHTOWN...FORT KNOX...MOUNT WASHINGTON...
SHEPHERDSVILLE...LOUISVILLE...LA GRANGE...SHELBYVILLE...
TAYLORSVILLE...BARDSTOWN...HODGENVILLE...MORGANTOWN...
BROWNSVILLE...MUNFORDVILLE...GREENSBURG...RUSSELLVILLE...
BOWLING GREEN...FRANKLIN...SCOTTSVILLE...GLASGOW...
TOMPKINSVILLE...EDMONTON
402 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014 /302 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014/

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ FRIDAY TO
7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ FRIDAY TO
7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PEAK IN THE 101-106
  DEGREE RANGE EACH DAY FRIDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

* TIMING...THE HOTTEST TIME OF DAY WILL BE FROM 2 PM TO 7PM
  EDT...1PM TO 6 PM CDT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CREATE
  DANGEROUS OUTDOOR WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY WITH PROLONGED
  EXPOSURE AND FOR THOSE WHO ARE SENSITIVE TO THE HEAT.

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.

&&

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