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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
301 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...THE IMPACT OF THE EXCESSIVE HEAT ACROSS THE QUAD STATE WILL
WANE AFTER TODAY AS A WETTER WEATHER PATTERN BUILDS IN DURING THE
WEEK AHEAD...

ILZ075>078-080>094-KYZ001>009-MOZ076-086-087-100-107>112-114-
250100-
/O.CON.KPAH.EH.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160725T0100Z/
JEFFERSON-WAYNE IL-EDWARDS-WABASH-PERRY IL-FRANKLIN-HAMILTON-
WHITE-JACKSON-WILLIAMSON-SALINE-GALLATIN-UNION-JOHNSON-POPE-
HARDIN-ALEXANDER-PULASKI-MASSAC-FULTON-HICKMAN-CARLISLE-BALLARD-
MCCRACKEN-GRAVES-LIVINGSTON-MARSHALL-CALLOWAY-PERRY MO-BOLLINGER-
CAPE GIRARDEAU-WAYNE MO-CARTER-RIPLEY-BUTLER-STODDARD-SCOTT-
MISSISSIPPI-NEW MADRID-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNT VERNON...FAIRFIELD...ALBION...
MOUNT CARMEL...PINCKNEYVILLE...WEST FRANKFORT...MCLEANSBORO...
CARMI...CARBONDALE...MURPHYSBORO...HERRIN...HARRISBURG...
SHAWNEETOWN...JONESBORO...VIENNA...GOLCONDA...ELIZABETHTOWN...
CAIRO...MOUND CITY...METROPOLIS...HICKMAN...CLINTON...BARDWELL...
WICKLIFFE...PADUCAH...MAYFIELD...SYMSONIA...LOWES...SMITHLAND...
BENTON...HARRIS GROVE...KIRKSEY...MURRAY...NEW CONCORD...
PERRYVILLE...SILVER LAKE...MARBLE HILL...CAPE GIRARDEAU...
JACKSON...PIEDMONT...VAN BUREN...DONIPHAN...POPLAR BLUFF...
BLOOMFIELD...SIKESTON...CHARLESTON...NEW MADRID
301 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

THE EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING...ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN PADUCAH KENTUCKY...WILL CONTINUE UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS
SUNDAY EVENING FOR ALL OF SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...SOUTHERN ILLINOIS
AND THE PURCHASE AREA OF WEST KENTUCKY.

* THE COMBINATION OF HIGH TEMPERATURES IN THE MIDDLE 90S WILL
  COMBINE WITH OPPRESSIVE HUMIDITY TO PRODUCE HEAT INDICES FROM
  105 TO 110 DEGREES.

* THE IMPACT OF A HEAT INDEX OF 105 DEGREES OR HIGHER IS
  CONSIDERED THE LEVEL AT WHICH THE BODY BECOMES MORE SUSCEPTIBLE
  TO HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING MEANS THAT A PROLONGED PERIOD OF
DANGEROUSLY HOT TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR. THE COMBINATION OF HOT
TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS
SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE LIKELY. DRINK PLENTY OF
FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...
AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.

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.

&&

$$

INZ081-082-085>088-KYZ010>022-250100-
/O.CON.KPAH.HT.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-160725T0100Z/
GIBSON-PIKE-POSEY-VANDERBURGH-WARRICK-SPENCER-CRITTENDEN-LYON-
TRIGG-CALDWELL-UNION KY-WEBSTER-HOPKINS-CHRISTIAN-HENDERSON-
DAVIESS-MCLEAN-MUHLENBERG-TODD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT BRANCH...PETERSBURG...POSEYVILLE...
EVANSVILLE...BOONVILLE...ROCKPORT...MARION...EDDYVILLE...CADIZ...
CANTON...LINTON...ROCKCASTLE...PRINCETON...FRYER...MORGANFIELD...
DIXON...MADISONVILLE...HOPKINSVILLE...HENDERSON...MOSELEYVILLE...
OWENSBORO...CALHOUN...GREENVILLE...ALLEGRE...CLIFTY...ELKTON...
GUTHRIE
301 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

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

THE HEAT ADVISORY...ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
PADUCAH KENTUCKY...WILL CONTINUE UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS SUNDAY
EVENING FOR ALL OF SOUTHWEST INDIANA AND THE PENNYRILE REGION OF
WEST KENTUCKY.

* THE COMBINATION OF HIGH TEMPERATURES IN THE MID 90S WILL
  COMBINE WITH OPPRESSIVE HUMIDITY TO PRODUCE HEAT INDICES
  AROUND 105 DEGREES EACH DAY.

* THE IMPACT OF A HEAT INDEX OF 105 DEGREES OR HIGHER IS
  CONSIDERED THE LEVEL AT WHICH THE BODY BECOMES MORE SUSCEPTIBLE
  TO HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
WILL 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.

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.

&&

$$

SMITH



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