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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Louisville KY
1001 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

INZ079-KYZ032-033-035>037-039>043-046>049-054>057-064>067-075>078-
081-082-211415-
Jefferson-Trimble-Henry-Franklin-Scott-Harrison-Anderson-Woodford-
Fayette-Bourbon-Nicholas-Washington-Mercer-Jessamine-Clark-Marion-
Boyle-Garrard-Madison-Green-Taylor-Casey-Lincoln-Monroe-Metcalfe-
Adair-Russell-Cumberland-Clinton-
Including the cities of Madison, Bedford, Milton, New Castle,
Frankfort, Georgetown, Cynthiana, Lawrenceburg, Versailles,
Lexington, Paris, Carlisle, Springfield, Harrodsburg, Nicholasville,
Winchester, Lebanon, Danville, Lancaster, Richmond, Greensburg,
Campbellsville, Liberty, Stanford, Tompkinsville, Edmonton,
Columbia, Jamestown, Burkesville, and Albany
1001 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017 /901 AM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central
Indiana and Central Kentucky.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Heat index values near or above 100 degrees are expected this
afternoon, and may approach 105 degrees west of Interstate 65, and in
urban Louisville.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Afternoon heat index values will exceed 100 degrees Friday and
Saturday. The hottest day looks to be Friday, where heat indices may
reach 102 to 104. Scattered thunderstorms will be possible Sunday
and Monday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

&&

More information, along with other weather, hydrological and
climate information can be found, at weather.gov/louisville.

$$

ZT




Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Louisville KY
328 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

INZ076>079-083-084-089>092-KYZ023>043-045>049-053>057-061>067-
070>078-081-082-202100-
Orange-Washington-Scott-Jefferson-Dubois-Crawford-Perry-Harrison-
Floyd-Clark-Hancock-Breckinridge-Meade-Ohio-Grayson-Hardin-
Bullitt-Oldham-Trimble-Henry-Shelby-Franklin-Spencer-Anderson-
Woodford-Fayette-Bourbon-Nicholas-Nelson-Mercer-Jessamine-Larue-
Marion-Boyle-Garrard-Madison-Butler-Edmonson-Hart-Green-Taylor-
Casey-Lincoln-Logan-Warren-Simpson-Allen-Barren-Monroe-Metcalfe-
Adair-Russell-Cumberland-Clinton-
Including the cities of Paoli, Salem, Scottsburg, Madison,
Jasper, English, Tell City, Corydon, New Albany, Jeffersonville,
Lewisport, Hawesville, Hardinsburg, Brandenburg, Hartford,
Leitchfield, Elizabethtown, Shepherdsville, Louisville,
La Grange, Bedford, Milton, New Castle, Shelbyville, Frankfort,
Georgetown, Cynthiana, Taylorsville, Lawrenceburg, Versailles,
Lexington, Paris, Carlisle, Bardstown, Springfield, Harrodsburg,
Nicholasville, Winchester, Hodgenville, Lebanon, Danville,
Lancaster, Richmond, Morgantown, Brownsville, Horse Cave,
Greensburg, Campbellsville, Liberty, Stanford, Russellville,
Bowling Green, Franklin, Providence, Scottsville, Glasgow,
Tompkinsville, Edmonton, Columbia, Jamestown, Burkesville,
and Albany
328 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017 /228 AM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017/

...HOT AND HUMID THROUGH SATURDAY...

Afternoon temperatures will reach well into the 90s today through
Saturday, with heat index values near or above 100 degrees. The
hottest day will be Friday, with heat indices possibly exceeding
105 degrees in some locations. The best chance for dangerously hot
conditions will be along and west of Interstate 65, and in urban
Louisville.

Those planning outdoor activities later this week should take
frequent breaks in the shade, drink plenty of water, and limit
strenuous activities during the early and mid afternoon hours.
Monitor later forecasts for updates and possible advisories.

$$

RAS




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