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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
422 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

ILZ075>078-080>094-INZ081-082-085>088-KYZ001>022-MOZ076-086-087-
100-107>112-114-240930-
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-
422 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN
ILLINOIS...SOUTHWEST INDIANA...WESTERN KENTUCKY AND SOUTHEAST
MISSOURI.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT. AFTERNOON HEAT INDICES WILL
CONTINUE TO REACH 100 TO 108 DEGREES. REFER TO THE HEAT ADVISORY
PRODUCT FOR MORE DETAILS.

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST...MAINLY EAST OF
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER. THE MAIN HAZARDS WITH THESE STORMS WILL BE
HEAVY RAIN...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND STRONG GUSTY WINDS. A FEW
STORMS COULD PRODUCE ISOLATED WIND DAMAGE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY. AFTERNOON
HEAT INDICES WILL CONTINUE TO REACH 100 TO 108 DEGREES SUNDAY AND
MONDAY. SLIGHTLY LOWER HEAT INDICES AROUND 100 DEGREES ARE
EXPECTED TUESDAY.

SMALL CHANCES OF THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST IN THE HEAT OF THE
AFTERNOONS SUNDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...AND IN ASSOCIATION WITH A
COLD FRONT THAT WILL TRY TO MOVE THROUGH THE AREA THURSDAY OR
FRIDAY. A STRAY STORM COULD BRIEFLY PULSE UP TO NEAR SEVERE LEVELS
IN THE HEAT OF THE DAY...BUT ORGANIZED SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT
EXPECTED. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING WILL BE
THE MAIN CONCERNS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

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MY/DRS





Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
409 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

ILZ075>078-080>094-INZ081-082-085>088-KYZ001>022-MOZ076-086-087-
100-107>112-114-232115-
/O.CON.KPAH.HT.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-140827T0000Z/
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
409 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY...

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY.

* EXCESSIVE HEAT AND HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH
  TUESDAY. THIS IS ESPECIALLY IMPORTANT GIVEN ALL THE AREA
  EVENTS...FROM HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL AND SOCCER GAMES...TO
  ONGOING STATE FAIRS AND FESTIVALS.

* TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO REACH THE LOWER TO MID 90S EACH
  AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. THESE TEMPERATURES WILL
  COMBINE WITH HIGH HUMIDITY TO PRODUCE AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX
  VALUES FROM 100 TO 105 FOR MOST LOCALES. ISOLATED LOCATIONS WILL
  CONTINUE TO SEE THE HEAT INDEX TOP 105 AT TIMES.

* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
  CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. 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 LIGHTWEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
  POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED
ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND
NEIGHBORS. MAKE SURE OUTSIDE PETS HAVE PLENTY OF WATER.

&&

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