Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
211 PM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

ILZ075>078-080>094-INZ081-082-085>088-KYZ001>022-MOZ076-086-087-
100-107>112-114-262300-
JEFFERSON-WAYNE IL-EDWARDS-WABASH-PERRY IL-FRANKLIN-HAMILTON-
WHITE-JACKSON-WILLIAMSON-SALINE-GALLATIN-UNION IL-JOHNSON-POPE-
HARDIN-ALEXANDER-PULASKI-MASSAC-GIBSON-PIKE-POSEY-VANDERBURGH-
WARRICK-SPENCER-FULTON-HICKMAN-CARLISLE-BALLARD-MCCRACKEN-GRAVES-
LIVINGSTON-MARSHALL-CALLOWAY-CRITTENDEN-LYON-TRIGG-CALDWELL-
UNION KY-WEBSTER-HOPKINS-CHRISTIAN-HENDERSON-DAVIESS-MCLEAN-
MUHLENBERG-TODD-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...HERRIN...HARRISBURG...SHAWNEETOWN...
JONESBORO...VIENNA...GOLCONDA...ELIZABETHTOWN...CAIRO...
MOUND CITY...METROPOLIS...FORT BRANCH...PETERSBURG...POSEYVILLE...
EVANSVILLE...BOONVILLE...ROCKPORT...HICKMAN...CLINTON...
BARDWELL...WICKLIFFE...PADUCAH...MAYFIELD...SMITHLAND...BENTON...
MURRAY...MARION...EDDYVILLE...CADIZ...PRINCETON...MORGANFIELD...
DIXON...MADISONVILLE...HOPKINSVILLE...HENDERSON...OWENSBORO...
CALHOUN...GREENVILLE...ELKTON...PERRYVILLE...MARBLE HILL...
CAPE GIRARDEAU...PIEDMONT...VAN BUREN...DONIPHAN...POPLAR BLUFF...
BLOOMFIELD...SIKESTON...CHARLESTON...NEW MADRID
211 PM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

...HEAT INDEX VALUES 100 TO 105 THIS AFTERNOON...

AS TEMPERATURES WARMED TO AROUND 90 DEGREES THIS
AFTERNOON...INCREASED LOW-LEVEL MOISTURE HAS RESULTED IN HEAT
INDEX VALUES FROM 100 TO 105 DEGREES THROUGHOUT THE REGION. THE
HEAT AND HUMIDITY SHOULD BEGIN TO SUBSIDE BY 7 PM.

THIS LEVEL OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL MAKE IT VERY UNCOMFORTABLE
FOR THOSE WORKING OR PLAYING OUTDOORS THIS AFTERNOON. BE SURE TO
DRINK PLENTY OF WATER...TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS AND WEAR LIGHT AND
LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING.

SIMILAR CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP AGAIN SUNDAY AFTERNOON...BUT COOLER
WEATHER WILL RETURN TO THE QUAD STATE REGION ON MONDAY.

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DRS




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