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Air Quality Alert

ARZ036-MSZ001-TNZ088-262100-

Air Quality Alert Message
Shelby County Health Department
Relayed by National Weather Service Memphis TN
400 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...Code Orange Ozone Forecast for Today...

The Shelby County Health Department has issued a Code Orange Ozone
Forecast effective for Shelby County Tennessee, Crittenden County
Arkansas, and DeSoto County Mississippi, including the city of
Memphis for today. This ozone forecast is due to forecasted ozone
values that will be unhealthy for sensitive groups. These values
will exceed the Environmental Protection Agency`s federal safe
health standard. The Shelby County Health Department recommends that
sensitive groups which include active children and adults, and
people with respiratory disease, such as asthma, limit prolonged
outdoor exertion. Please continue to check the latest air quality
forecasts and updates until monitored values return to safe levels.
for more information go to www.midsouthcleanair.org.

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Memphis TN
304 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-
MSZ001>017-020>024-TNZ001>004-019>022-048>055-088>092-271015-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Benton TN-Calhoun-Carroll-Chester-Chickasaw-Clay-
Coahoma-Craighead-Crittenden-Crockett-Cross-DeSoto-Decatur-
Dunklin-Dyer-Fayette-Gibson-Greene-Hardeman-Hardin-Haywood-
Henderson-Henry-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lake-Lauderdale-Lawrence-
Lee AR-Lee MS-Madison-Marshall-McNairy-Mississippi-Monroe-Obion-
Panola-Pemiscot-Phillips-Poinsett-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Quitman-
Randolph-Shelby-St. Francis-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tippah-Tipton-
Tishomingo-Tunica-Union-Weakley-Yalobusha-
304 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of East Arkansas...
the Missouri Bootheel...North Mississippi...and West Tennessee.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Dangerous heat will continue across the Mid-South through early
evening. An Excessive Heat Warning and Heat Advisory are in
effect for a good portion of the area. Heat indices of 105 to 112
degrees are expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Heat indices of 105 to 109 degrees are possible again on Thursday
for portions of the area. The current heat advisory may be
expanded into tomorrow.

A cold front is forecast to move across the Mid-South Thursday
night into Friday, bringing a chance for a few strong to severe
thunderstorms. Damaging winds and heavy rainfall/localized flash
flooding are the main threats.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be possible Thursday night and into Friday.

$$

JAB



Excessive Heat Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Memphis TN
231 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...Dangerous Heat Affecting the Midsouth Today...

ARZ035-036-MOZ115-TNZ048-049-088-262200-
/O.NEW.KMEG.EH.W.0005.170726T1700Z-170727T0000Z/
/O.EXT.KMEG.HT.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-170726T1700Z/
Cross-Crittenden-Pemiscot-Lauderdale-Tipton-Shelby-
Including the cities of Wynne, West Memphis, Caruthersville,
Ripley TN, Covington, Bartlett, Germantown, Collierville,
Memphis, and Millington
231 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CDT TODAY...
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued an Excessive
Heat Warning, which is in effect from noon today to 7 PM CDT this
evening.

* HEAT INDEX READINGS...110 to 115 degrees.

* TIMING...Peak index values likely 2 PM CDT through 6 PM CDT
  Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...These conditions will lead to an increased risk of
  heat-related illnesses. Heat stroke and dehydration will be
  possible for those performing strenuous outdoor activities.
  The interior of a vehicle can reach lethal temperatures in a
  short period of time.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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
neighbors.

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.

&&

$$



Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Memphis TN
231 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...Dangerous Heat Affecting the Midsouth Today...

ARZ035-036-MOZ115-TNZ048-049-088-262200-
/O.NEW.KMEG.EH.W.0005.170726T1700Z-170727T0000Z/
/O.EXT.KMEG.HT.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-170726T1700Z/
Cross-Crittenden-Pemiscot-Lauderdale-Tipton-Shelby-
Including the cities of Wynne, West Memphis, Caruthersville,
Ripley TN, Covington, Bartlett, Germantown, Collierville,
Memphis, and Millington
231 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CDT TODAY...
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued an Excessive
Heat Warning, which is in effect from noon today to 7 PM CDT this
evening.

* HEAT INDEX READINGS...110 to 115 degrees.

* TIMING...Peak index values likely 2 PM CDT through 6 PM CDT
  Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...These conditions will lead to an increased risk of
  heat-related illnesses. Heat stroke and dehydration will be
  possible for those performing strenuous outdoor activities.
  The interior of a vehicle can reach lethal temperatures in a
  short period of time.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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
neighbors.

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.

&&

$$



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