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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
417 AM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...OPPRESSIVE HEAT AND HUMIDITY TO RETURN TO THE REGION...

ILZ075-076-080>094-KYZ001>009-MOZ076-086-087-100-107>112-114-
272100-
/O.CON.KPAH.HT.Y.0005.150728T1800Z-150729T0200Z/
JEFFERSON-WAYNE IL-PERRY IL-FRANKLIN-HAMILTON-WHITE-JACKSON-
WILLIAMSON-SALINE-GALLATIN-UNION IL-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...
PINCKNEYVILLE...WEST FRANKFORT...MCLEANSBORO...CARMI...
CARBONDALE...HERRIN...HARRISBURG...SHAWNEETOWN...JONESBORO...
VIENNA...GOLCONDA...ELIZABETHTOWN...CAIRO...MOUND CITY...
METROPOLIS...HICKMAN...CLINTON...BARDWELL...WICKLIFFE...PADUCAH...
MAYFIELD...SMITHLAND...BENTON...MURRAY...PERRYVILLE...
MARBLE HILL...CAPE GIRARDEAU...PIEDMONT...VAN BUREN...DONIPHAN...
POPLAR BLUFF...BLOOMFIELD...SIKESTON...CHARLESTON...NEW MADRID
417 AM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM CDT
TUESDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER 90S COMBINED
  WITH VERY HIGH HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL PRODUCE HEAT INDEX VALUES IN
  THE 105 TO 110 DEGREE RANGE TUESDAY AFTERNOON...GENERALLY ALONG
  AND WEST OF A LINE FROM FAIRFIELD TO SHAWNEETOWN ILLINOIS TO MURRAY
  KENTUCKY.

* IMPACTS... A HEAT INDEX OF 105 IS GENERALLY CONSIDERED THE
  THRESHOLD WHERE THE BODY BEGINS TO SUCCUMB TO THE EFFECTS OF
  THE HEAT...MAKING HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE A GREATER
  CONCERN IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH
HUMIDITY LEVELS ARE EXPECTED. THIS COMBINATION WILL CREATE A
SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. IF YOU WORK OR
PLAN TO SPEND MUCH TIME OUTSIDE...TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS AND DRINK
PLENTY OF FLUIDS. IF POSSIBLE...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED
ENVIRONMENT...STAY OUT OF THE SUN AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE...AND CHECK
UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.

&&

$$

JP



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