Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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NPWRAH

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1220 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...DANGEROUSLY HOT CONDITIONS THROUGH EARLY EVENING ACROSS THE
EASTERN SECTIONS OF CENTRAL NC...

.THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
PRODUCE HEAT INDEX VALUES BETWEEN 105 AND 109 DEGREES THROUGH
EARLY EVENING IN VICINITY OF THE I-95 CORRIDOR. BEING IN DIRECT
SUNLIGHT WILL MAKE IT FEEL EVEN HOTTER.

NCZ028-043-078-085-086-088-089-310000-
/O.NEW.KRAH.HT.Y.0009.160730T1700Z-160731T0000Z/
EDGECOMBE-WILSON-WAYNE-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKY MOUNT...NEW HOPE...WILSON...
GOLDSBORO...LAUREL HILL...LAURINBURG...ANTIOCH...ASHLEY HEIGHTS...
RAEFORD...ROCKFISH...SILVER CITY...FAYETTEVILLE...FORT BRAGG...
CLINTON
1220 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURE...HIGHS WILL BE IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S.

* HEAT INDICES...105 TO 109 DEGREES.|

* IMPACTS...THE ACCUMULATIVE EFFECTS OF THE HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL
  LEAD TO AN INCREASED RISK OF HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES...
  ESPECIALLY AMONG VULNERABLE INDIVIDUALS SUCH AS THE SICK... THE
  ELDERLY... THOSE EXERTING THEMSELVES OUTDOORS... AND THOSE
  WITHOUT AIR CONDITIONING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. 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.

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