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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
1121 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...HOT AND HUMID ACROSS PORTIONS OF CENTRAL ALABAMA ...

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/O.CON.KBMX.HT.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-170723T0200Z/
Marion-Lamar-Fayette-Winston-Walker-Blount-Pickens-Tuscaloosa-
Jefferson-Shelby-St. Clair-Talladega-Clay-Sumter-Greene-Hale-
Perry-Bibb-Chilton-Coosa-Tallapoosa-Marengo-Dallas-Autauga-
Lowndes-Elmore-Montgomery-Macon-Bullock-Lee-Russell-Pike-Barbour-
Including the cities of Hamilton, Sulligent, Vernon, Fayette,
Double Springs, Jasper, Oneonta, Carrollton, Tuscaloosa,
Birmingham, Hoover, Columbiana, Pelham, Alabaster, Pell City,
Moody, Talladega, Sylacauga, Ashland, Livingston, Eutaw,
Greensboro, Moundville, Marion, Centreville, Clanton, Rockford,
Alexander City, Dadeville, Demopolis, Linden, Selma, Prattville,
Fort Deposit, Hayneville, Wetumpka, Tallassee, Montgomery,
Tuskegee, Union Springs, Auburn, Opelika, Phenix City, Troy,
and Eufaula
1121 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TEMPERATURE...High temperatures will range from 93 to 96 degrees
  this afternoon. Combined with the humidity, this puts the Heat
  Indices into the 105 to 107 degree range for a few hours this
  afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Heat related illnesses may be possible for those
  outdoors in unshaded areas without proper precautions taken.

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.

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to 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 check up
on relatives and neighbors.

&&

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
330 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

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Marion-Lamar-Fayette-Winston-Walker-Blount-Etowah-Calhoun-Cherokee-
Cleburne-Pickens-Tuscaloosa-Jefferson-Shelby-St. Clair-Talladega-
Clay-Randolph-Sumter-Greene-Hale-Perry-Bibb-Chilton-Coosa-Tallapoosa-
Chambers-Marengo-Dallas-Autauga-Lowndes-Elmore-Montgomery-Macon-
Bullock-Lee-Russell-Pike-Barbour-
330 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the counties served by the
National Weather Service office in Birmingham.

.DAY ONE...Outlook through Tonight.

Heat indices may reach 105 degrees this afternoon from areas along
and west of a line from Oneonta to Auburn. A Heat Advisory is in
effect until 9pm this evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

No hazardous weather is expected.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of storm spotters and emergency management is not
expected at this time.

$$



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