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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
347 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

INZ076>078-083-084-089>092-KYZ023>031-034-038-045-053-061>064-
070>076-230800-
ORANGE IN-WASHINGTON IN-SCOTT IN-DUBOIS IN-CRAWFORD IN-PERRY IN-
HARRISON IN-FLOYD IN-CLARK IN-HANCOCK KY-BRECKINRIDGE KY-MEADE KY-
OHIO KY-GRAYSON KY-HARDIN KY-BULLITT KY-JEFFERSON KY-OLDHAM KY-
SHELBY KY-SPENCER KY-NELSON KY-LARUE KY-BUTLER KY-EDMONSON KY-
HART KY-GREEN KY-LOGAN KY-WARREN KY-SIMPSON KY-ALLEN KY-BARREN KY-
MONROE KY-METCALFE KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...SALEM...SCOTTSBURG...JASPER...
MARENGO...TELL CITY...CORYDON...NEW ALBANY...JEFFERSONVILLE...
HAWESVILLE...HARDINSBURG...BRANDENBURG...BEAVER DAM...LEITCHFIELD...
ELIZABETHTOWN...FORT KNOX...MOUNT WASHINGTON...SHEPHERDSVILLE...
LOUISVILLE...LA GRANGE...SHELBYVILLE...TAYLORSVILLE...BARDSTOWN...
HODGENVILLE...MORGANTOWN...BROWNSVILLE...MUNFORDVILLE...GREENSBURG...
RUSSELLVILLE...BOWLING GREEN...FRANKLIN...SCOTTSVILLE...GLASGOW...
TOMPKINSVILLE...EDMONTON
347 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014 /247 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014/

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ THIS AFTERNOON
TO 7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
INDIANA AND CENTRAL KENTUCKY.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED STORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING AS UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES DRAW CLOSE TO THE REGION. ANY
STORMS THAT DEVELOP MAY CONTAIN GUSTY WINDS UP TO 40 MPH...TORRENTIAL
RAINFALL...AND DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.

SUMMER HEAT HAS ARRIVED. HOT TEMPERATURES AND ELEVATED HUMIDITY WILL
RESULT IN HEAT INDICES PEAKING IN THE 100 TO 105 DEGREE RANGE THIS
AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

SCATTERED AFTERNOON AND EVENING STORMS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH
MONDAY AS WE REMAIN IN A MOIST...UNSTABLE ATMOSPHERE. SOME STORMS
COULD BECOME STRONG WITH GUSTY WINDS...TORRENTIAL RAINFALL...AND
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.

SUMMER HEAT WILL STAY WITH US INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. HOT
TEMPERATURES AND ELEVATED HUMIDITY WILL RESULT IN HEAT INDICES
PEAKING IN THE 100 TO 105 DEGREE RANGE EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH AT
LEAST MONDAY.

ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS MAY IMPACT THE AREA WEDNESDAY AND
THURSDAY OF NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

&&

MORE INFORMATION...ALONG WITH OTHER WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL AND
CLIMATE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND...AT WEATHER.GOV/LOUISVILLE.

$$


Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
330 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...HOT AND HUMID WEATHER TO MAKE FOR VERY UNCOMFORTABLE
CONDITIONS OUTSIDE...

.A LARGE DOME OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT COMBINED WITH SIGNIFICANT
MOISTURE LEVELS NEAR THE SURFACE WILL CREATE HOT AND HUMID
WEATHER FOR PARTS OF CENTRAL KENTUCKY AND SOUTHERN INDIANA INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK.

INZ076>078-083-084-089>092-KYZ023>031-034-038-045-053-061>064-
070>076-222100-
/O.CON.KLMK.HT.Y.0001.140822T1800Z-140825T2300Z/
ORANGE IN-WASHINGTON IN-SCOTT IN-DUBOIS IN-CRAWFORD IN-PERRY IN-
HARRISON IN-FLOYD IN-CLARK IN-HANCOCK KY-BRECKINRIDGE KY-MEADE KY-
OHIO KY-GRAYSON KY-HARDIN KY-BULLITT KY-JEFFERSON KY-OLDHAM KY-
SHELBY KY-SPENCER KY-NELSON KY-LARUE KY-BUTLER KY-EDMONSON KY-
HART KY-GREEN KY-LOGAN KY-WARREN KY-SIMPSON KY-ALLEN KY-BARREN KY-
MONROE KY-METCALFE KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...SALEM...SCOTTSBURG...JASPER...
MARENGO...TELL CITY...CORYDON...NEW ALBANY...JEFFERSONVILLE...
HAWESVILLE...HARDINSBURG...BRANDENBURG...BEAVER DAM...
LEITCHFIELD...ELIZABETHTOWN...FORT KNOX...MOUNT WASHINGTON...
SHEPHERDSVILLE...LOUISVILLE...LA GRANGE...SHELBYVILLE...
TAYLORSVILLE...BARDSTOWN...HODGENVILLE...MORGANTOWN...
BROWNSVILLE...MUNFORDVILLE...GREENSBURG...RUSSELLVILLE...
BOWLING GREEN...FRANKLIN...SCOTTSVILLE...GLASGOW...
TOMPKINSVILLE...EDMONTON
330 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014 /230 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014/

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ THIS
AFTERNOON TO 7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PEAK IN THE
  100-105 DEGREE RANGE EACH DAY TODAY THROUGH MONDAY.

* TIMING...THE HOTTEST TIME OF DAY WILL BE FROM 2 PM TO 7PM
  EDT...1PM TO 6 PM CDT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CREATE
  DANGEROUS OUTDOOR WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY WITH
  PROLONGED EXPOSURE AND FOR THOSE WHO ARE SENSITIVE TO THE
  HEAT.

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.

&&

$$

AMS





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