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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
847 PM CDT MON JUL 21 2014

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
220900-
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE IL-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-
LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-IROQUOIS-FORD-
LAKE IN-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...WOODSTOCK...
WAUKEGAN...OREGON...DIXON...DEKALB...AURORA...WHEATON...CHICAGO...
OTTAWA...OSWEGO...MORRIS...JOLIET...KANKAKEE...PONTIAC...
WATSEKA...PAXTON...GARY...VALPARAISO...MOROCCO...RENSSELAER...
FOWLER
847 PM CDT MON JUL 21 2014 /947 PM EDT MON JUL 21 2014/

...HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS ON TUESDAY...

A COMBINATION OF AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER 90S AND
HIGH DEW POINTS ON TUESDAY WILL RESULT IN MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX
VALUES RANGING FROM 95 TO 105 DEGREES. GIVEN A GENERAL LACK OF
HIGH HEAT SO FAR THIS SUMMER...TUESDAY WILL BE THE HOTTEST DAY OF
THE YEAR FOR MOST OF THE AREA.

HEAT SAFETY PRECAUTIONS SHOULD BE TAKEN FOR THOSE AT RISK TO HEAT
RELATED ILLNESSES OR IF YOU WILL BE SPENDING PROLONGED PERIODS OF
TIME OUTDOORS.

$$

RC

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