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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
331 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...DANGEROUSLY HOT WEATHER SUNDAY...

.TEMPERATURES ON SUNDAY ARE EXPECTED TO PEAK IN THE UPPER 90S
ACROSS CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA. THESE HOT TEMPERATURES COMBINED
WITH HIGH HUMIDITY WILL PRODUCE HEAT INDEX VALUES NEAR 105 DEGREES
SUNDAY. BEING IN DIRECT SUNLIGHT WILL MAKE IT FEEL EVEN HOTTER.

NCZ010-011-025>028-040>043-075>078-084>086-088-089-240845-
/O.NEW.KRAH.HT.Y.0003.160724T1600Z-160725T0000Z/
WARREN-HALIFAX-DURHAM-FRANKLIN-NASH-EDGECOMBE-CHATHAM-WAKE-
JOHNSTON-WILSON-MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-WAYNE-RICHMOND-SCOTLAND-HOKE-
CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NORLINA...WISE...AFTON...WARRENTON...
LAKE GASTON...ROANOKE RAPIDS...BETHESDA...DURHAM...
RESEARCH TRIANGLE...PILOT...INGLESIDE...LOUISBURG...FRANKLINTON...
NASHVILLE...AVENTON...RED OAK...SHARPSBURG...SPRING HOPE...
ROCKY MOUNT...HASTY...SILER CITY...BYNUM...MONCURE...PITTSBORO...
RALEIGH...CARY...SMITHFIELD...CLAYTON...FLOWERS...SELMA...
BENSON...COATS CROSSROADS...NEW HOPE...WILSON...SOUTHERN PINES...
PINEHURST...ABERDEEN...EAGLE SPRINGS...SEVEN LAKES...CUMNOCK...
GUM SPRINGS...SANFORD...TRAMWAY...DUNN...ANDERSON CREEK...
TIMBERLAKE...DUNCAN...ERWIN...ANGIER...LILLINGTON...GOLDSBORO...
ROCKINGHAM...HAMLET...EAST ROCKINGHAM...LAUREL HILL...
LAURINBURG...ANTIOCH...ASHLEY HEIGHTS...RAEFORD...ROCKFISH...
SILVER CITY...FAYETTEVILLE...FORT BRAGG...CLINTON
331 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM EDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM EDT SUNDAY.

* TEMPERATURE...HIGHS WILL BE IN THE UPPER 90S.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL MAKE IT FEEL CLOSE TO 105
  DEGREES ON SUNDAY. BEING IN DIRECT SUNLIGHT WILL MAKE IT FEEL
  EVEN HOTTER. THIS WILL LEAD TO A GREATER RISK OF HEAT
  ILLNESSES... ESPECIALLY AMONG VULNERABLE COMMUNITIES SUCH AS THE
  SICK AND ELDERLY... THOSE EXERTING THEMSELVES OUTDOORS... AND
  THOSE WITHOUT AIR CONDITIONING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH
HUMIDITY WILL 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.

&&

$$

GIH

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
302 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

DCZ001-MDZ011-013-014-016>018-503>506-508-VAZ050>057-502-506-
240000-
/O.CON.KLWX.HT.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160724T0000Z/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-PRINCE GEORGES-
ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MONTGOMERY-NORTHWEST HOWARD-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-SOUTHEAST HARFORD-ORANGE-CULPEPER-
PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-
KING GEORGE-SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-EASTERN LOUDOUN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WASHINGTON...BALTIMORE...BOWIE...
SUITLAND-SILVER HILL...CLINTON...COLLEGE PARK...GREENBELT...
LAUREL...CAMP SPRINGS...GLEN BURNIE...ANNAPOLIS...SEVERN...
SOUTH GATE...SEVERNA PARK...ARNOLD...ODENTON...ST. CHARLES...
WALDORF...LEXINGTON PARK...CALIFORNIA...CHESAPEAKE BEACH...
HUNTINGTOWN...DUNKIRK...NORTH BEACH...LUSBY...PRINCE FREDERICK...
GERMANTOWN...DAMASCUS...BETHESDA...ROCKVILLE...GAITHERSBURG...
SILVER SPRING...LISBON...COLUMBIA...ELLICOTT CITY...ABERDEEN...
ORANGE...GORDONSVILLE...CULPEPER...DALE CITY...MANASSAS...
WOODBRIDGE...LAKE RIDGE...MONTCLAIR...RESTON...HERNDON...
ANNANDALE...CENTREVILLE...CHANTILLY...MCLEAN...FRANCONIA...
ARLINGTON...ALEXANDRIA...FALMOUTH...FREDERICKSBURG...DAHLGREN...
TURNBULL...LEESBURG...ASHBURN...STERLING
302 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AROUND 105 DEGREES DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN
  THE MID TO UPPER 90S AND DEWPOINTS NEAR 70.

* IMPACTS...RISK OF HEAT-RELATED ILLNESS FOR THOSE WITHOUT AIR-
  CONDITIONING OR THOSE OUTDOORS FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HIGH TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HIGH TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
WILL CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE.

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 911.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
130 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

KYZ101>103-105-OHZ066-067-075-076-083>087-WVZ005>011-013>020-
024>029-240000-
/O.CON.KRLX.HT.Y.0001.160723T1800Z-160724T0000Z/
GREENUP-CARTER-BOYD-LAWRENCE KY-PERRY-MORGAN-ATHENS-WASHINGTON-
JACKSON OH-VINTON-MEIGS-GALLIA-LAWRENCE OH-WAYNE-CABELL-MASON-
JACKSON WV-WOOD-PLEASANTS-TYLER-LINCOLN-PUTNAM-KANAWHA-ROANE-WIRT-
CALHOUN-RITCHIE-DODDRIDGE-MINGO-LOGAN-BOONE-CLAY-BRAXTON-GILMER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLATWOODS...GREENUP...GRAYSON...
OLIVE HILL...ASHLAND...LOUISA...NEW LEXINGTON...CROOKSVILLE...
SOMERSET...MCCONNELSVILLE...STOCKPORT...ATHENS...MARIETTA...
BELPRE...JACKSON...WELLSTON...OAK HILL...MCARTHUR...HAMDEN...
POMEROY...GALLIPOLIS...IRONTON...SOUTH POINT...KENOVA...CEREDO...
WAYNE...HUNTINGTON...POINT PLEASANT...NEW HAVEN...RAVENSWOOD...
RIPLEY...PARKERSBURG...VIENNA...ST. MARYS...BELMONT...
PADEN CITY...SISTERSVILLE...MIDDLEBOURNE...HARTS...ALUM CREEK...
HAMLIN...TEAYS VALLEY...HURRICANE...CHARLESTON...
SOUTH CHARLESTON...SAINT ALBANS...SPENCER...ELIZABETH...
GRANTSVILLE...HARRISVILLE...PENNSBORO...WEST UNION...WILLIAMSON...
LOGAN...CHAPMANVILLE...MAN...MADISON...CLAY...SUTTON...GASSAWAY...
BURNSVILLE...GLENVILLE
130 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...UP TO 103 F DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE
  UPPER 80S AND LOWER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOW TO MID 70S.

* TIMING...2 PM TO 8 PM EDT TODAY (SATURDAY)

* IMPACTS...HEAT STROKE...HEAT EXHAUSTION AND OTHER HEAT RELATED
  ILLNESSES CAN QUICKLY OCCUR IF YOU SPEND A SIGNIFICANT AMOUNT
  OF TIME OUTDOORS.

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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