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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
334 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

INZ073>075-080-KYZ089>100-OHZ073-077>082-088-282200-
/O.NEW.KILN.HT.Y.0004.160828T1600Z-160829T0100Z/
RIPLEY-DEARBORN-OHIO-SWITZERLAND-CARROLL-GALLATIN-BOONE-KENTON-
CAMPBELL-OWEN-GRANT-PENDLETON-BRACKEN-ROBERTSON-MASON-LEWIS-ROSS-
HAMILTON-CLERMONT-BROWN-HIGHLAND-ADAMS-PIKE-SCIOTO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BATESVILLE...MILAN...VERSAILLES...
LAWRENCEBURG...AURORA...RISING SUN...VEVAY...CARROLLTON...
WARSAW...FLORENCE...BURLINGTON...OAKBROOK...COVINGTON...
ERLANGER...INDEPENDENCE...NEWPORT...ALEXANDRIA...OWENTON...
WILLIAMSTOWN...CRITTENDEN...DRY RIDGE...FALMOUTH...BUTLER...
AUGUSTA...BROOKSVILLE...MOUNT OLIVET...MAYSVILLE...VANCEBURG...
TOLLESBORO...CHILLICOTHE...CINCINNATI...MILFORD...GEORGETOWN...
MOUNT ORAB...HILLSBORO...GREENFIELD...WEST UNION...PEEBLES...
WAVERLY...PIKETON...PORTSMOUTH...WHEELERSBURG
334 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM EDT THIS
EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...UP TO 101 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER
  90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOWER 70S.

* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON INTO EARLY EVENING.

* 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...

REDUCE OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, ESPECIALLY FROM MID-MORNING THROUGH
THE AFTERNOON. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING AND
DRINK PLENTY OF WATER. IF POSSIBLE, SPEND MORE TIME IN AIR
CONDITIONED OR WELL VENTILATED PLACES.


&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
324 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

KYZ101>103-105-OHZ083>087-WVZ005>008-013>015-024>026-281530-
/O.NEW.KRLX.HT.Y.0007.160828T1600Z-160829T0000Z/
GREENUP-CARTER-BOYD-LAWRENCE KY-JACKSON OH-VINTON-MEIGS-GALLIA-
LAWRENCE OH-WAYNE-CABELL-MASON-JACKSON WV-LINCOLN-PUTNAM-KANAWHA-
MINGO-LOGAN-BOONE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLATWOODS...GREENUP...GRAYSON...
OLIVE HILL...ASHLAND...LOUISA...JACKSON...WELLSTON...OAK HILL...
MCARTHUR...HAMDEN...POMEROY...GALLIPOLIS...IRONTON...
SOUTH POINT...KENOVA...CEREDO...WAYNE...HUNTINGTON...
POINT PLEASANT...NEW HAVEN...RAVENSWOOD...RIPLEY...HARTS...
ALUM CREEK...HAMLIN...TEAYS VALLEY...HURRICANE...CHARLESTON...
SOUTH CHARLESTON...SAINT ALBANS...WILLIAMSON...LOGAN...
CHAPMANVILLE...MAN...MADISON
324 AM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...100 TO 102 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER
  80S AND LOWER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOWER 70S.

* TIMING...THE HIGHEST HEAT INDICES WILL BE MID AFTERNOON INTO
  EARLY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...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...

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.

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS...IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE...TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE.
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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