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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
1053 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016


OHZ077-252300-
/O.CON.KILN.EH.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160726T0000Z/
HAMILTON-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CINCINNATI
1053 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...100 TO 104 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE
  LOWER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 70S.

* TIMING...HIGHEST TEMPERATURES AND HEAT INDICES WILL OCCUR
  DURING THE AFTERNOON TO EARLY EVENING HOURS.

* IMPACTS...HEAT STROKE... HEAT EXHAUSTION AND OTHER HEAT
  RELATED ILLNESSES WILL BE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY IF YOU SPEND A
  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNT OF TIME OUTDOORS...OR ARE INVOLVED IN ANY
  STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING AND DRINK PLENTY OF
WATER. IF POSSIBLE...SPEND MORE TIME IN AIR CONDITIONED OR WELL-
VENTILATED PLACES. RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES TO
EARLY MORNING OR EVENING. FRIENDS... RELATIVES... OR NEIGHBORS
SHOULD CHECK ON THE ELDERLY AND PEOPLE WITH CHRONIC AILMENTS...
WHO ARE USUALLY THE FIRST TO SUFFER FROM HEAT-RELATED ILLNESS.

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 911.

&&

$$

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