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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
323 AM CDT SUN JUN 26 2016

ARZ036-MSZ001-007-008-010>013-015>017-020>024-TNZ088-261630-
/O.CON.KMEG.HT.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160627T0000Z/
CRITTENDEN-DESOTO-TUNICA-TATE-COAHOMA-QUITMAN-PANOLA-LAFAYETTE-
PONTOTOC-LEE MS-ITAWAMBA-TALLAHATCHIE-YALOBUSHA-CALHOUN-CHICKASAW-
MONROE-SHELBY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST MEMPHIS...SOUTHAVEN...
OLIVE BRANCH...TUNICA...SENATOBIA...CLARKSDALE...MARKS...
BATESVILLE...OXFORD...PONTOTOC...TUPELO...FULTON...CHARLESTON...
WATER VALLEY...COFFEEVILLE...BRUCE...CALHOUN CITY...HOUSTON...
OKOLONA...AMORY...ABERDEEN...BARTLETT...GERMANTOWN...
COLLIERVILLE...MEMPHIS...MILLINGTON
323 AM CDT SUN JUN 26 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX READINGS...BETWEEN 103 AND 106 DEGREES

* TIMING...CURRENT THROUGH 7PM DST SUNDAY

* IMPACTS...HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES SUCH AS HEAT EXHAUSTION OR
  HEAT STROKE CAN OCCUR QUICKLY TO ANYONE WORKING OUTDOORS OR
  PARTICIPATING IN OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES. ALSO...REMEMBER NOT TO
  LEAVE CHILDREN OR PETS UNATTENDED IN VEHICLES FOR ANY LENGTH
  OF TIME. ALWAYS REMEMBER WHERE/S BABY? LOOK BEFORE YOU LOCK.

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.

&&

$$

TLSJR

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
1240 PM CDT SUN JUN 26 2016

...HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS EXPECTED TODAY ACROSS WEST ALABAMA...

ALZ011>015-022-023-030>034-039-040-270145-
/O.CON.KBMX.HT.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160627T0200Z/
MARION-LAMAR-FAYETTE-WINSTON-WALKER-PICKENS-TUSCALOOSA-SUMTER-
GREENE-HALE-PERRY-BIBB-MARENGO-DALLAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAMILTON...SULLIGENT...VERNON...
FAYETTE...DOUBLE SPRINGS...JASPER...CARROLLTON...TUSCALOOSA...
LIVINGSTON...EUTAW...GREENSBORO...MOUNDVILLE...MARION...
CENTREVILLE...DEMOPOLIS...LINDEN...SELMA
1240 PM CDT SUN JUN 26 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS TODAY 95 TO 99.

* HEAT INDEX...AROUND 105 THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...THESE CONDITIONS WILL ELEVATE THE RISK OF HEAT
  STRESS AND HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES SUCH AS HEAT EXHAUSTION AND
  HEAT STROKE.

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.

  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
CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.

&&

$$

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