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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1048 AM CDT Fri Jul 23 2021

MNZ045-051>054-056>070-073>077-082-083-WIZ014-240100-
/O.CON.KMPX.HT.Y.0002.210723T1700Z-210724T0100Z/
Kanabec-Sherburne-Isanti-Chisago-Lac Qui Parle-Chippewa-Kandiyohi-
Meeker-Wright-Hennepin-Anoka-Ramsey-Washington-Yellow Medicine-
Renville-McLeod-Sibley-Carver-Scott-Dakota-Redwood-Brown-Nicollet-
Le Sueur-Rice-Watonwan-Blue Earth-Polk-
Including the cities of Mora, Elk River, Cambridge, Center City,
Madison, Montevideo, Willmar, Litchfield, Monticello,
Minneapolis, Blaine, St Paul, Stillwater, Granite Falls, Olivia,
Hutchinson, Gaylord, Chanhassen, Chaska, Victoria, Shakopee,
Hastings, Redwood Falls, New Ulm, St Peter, Le Sueur, Faribault,
St James, Mankato, and Osceola
1048 AM CDT Fri Jul 23 2021

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

* WHAT...Heat index values near 100 degrees expected.

* WHERE...Portions of northwest Wisconsin and central, east
  central, south central, southwest and west central Minnesota.

* WHEN...Until 8 PM CDT this evening.

* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat
  illnesses to occur.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out
of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young
children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles
under any circumstances.

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 lightweight and loose fitting clothing when
possible. 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.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
417 AM CDT Fri Jul 23 2021

MNZ041>045-047>070-073>078-082>085-091>093-WIZ014>016-023>028-
240930-
Douglas-Todd-Morrison-Mille Lacs-Kanabec-Stevens-Pope-Stearns-
Benton-Sherburne-Isanti-Chisago-Lac Qui Parle-Swift-Chippewa-
Kandiyohi-Meeker-Wright-Hennepin-Anoka-Ramsey-Washington-
Yellow Medicine-Renville-McLeod-Sibley-Carver-Scott-Dakota-
Redwood-Brown-Nicollet-Le Sueur-Rice-Goodhue-Watonwan-Blue Earth-
Waseca-Steele-Martin-Faribault-Freeborn-Polk-Barron-Rusk-
St. Croix-Pierce-Dunn-Pepin-Eau Claire-
417 AM CDT Fri Jul 23 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central and
southern Minnesota, and west central Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Heat indices this afternoon are expected to top out between 95 and
100 degrees.

Thunderstorms will be possible this afternoon through tonight. A
few strong or severe storms are possible, especially across
central Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin, with a threat of large
hail and damaging winds.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Very low afternoon humidities combined with breezy northwest winds
will lead to near-critical fire weather conditions Saturday
afternoon across western and central Minnesota.

Heat and humidity is expected to build next week, with dangerous
levels of heat and humidity possible again Tuesday and Wednesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN spotter activation may be needed late this afternoon into
tonight.

$$



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