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One product issued by NWS for: 2 Miles E Athens OH

Excessive Heat Watch

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Charleston WV
551 PM EDT Sun Jun 16 2024

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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-
Lewis-Harrison-Taylor-Upshur-Barbour-Northwest Webster-
Including the cities of Crooksville, Chapmanville, Gallipolis,
Point Pleasant, New Lexington, Teays Valley, Webster Springs,
Ravenswood, Harrisville, Gassaway, South Point, Grayson Lake
State Park, Buckhannon, Madison, Belpre, Flatwoods, Lake
Vesuvius, McConnelsville, New Haven, Harts, Logan, Wayne, Paden
City, Oak Hill, Burnsville, Louisa, Carter Caves State Park,
Olive Hill, McArthur, Elizabeth, Glenville, Sutton, Saint Albans,
Hamden, Middlebourne, Cowen, Belmont, Pomeroy, Vienna,
Charleston, Raceland, Athens, Clarksburg, Wellston, Clay, Ceredo,
Spencer, Philippi, Parkersburg, Ironton, Weston, Hamlin,
Stockport, Belington, Man, Russell, Bridgeport, St. Marys, West
Union, Somerset, Yatesville Lake State Park, South Charleston,
Hurricane, Ashland, Marietta, Grafton, Kenova, Williamson, Alum
Creek, Grayson, Holly River State, Huntington, Sistersville,
Jackson, Cannonsburg, Ripley, Pennsboro, and Grantsville
551 PM EDT Sun Jun 16 2024

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

* WHAT...A prolonged period of dangerously hot conditions with heat
  index values at or exceeding 100 degrees.

* WHERE...Portions of northeast Kentucky, southeast Ohio, and
  central, northeast, northern, southern, and western West Virginia.

* WHEN...From Monday morning through Friday evening.

* IMPACTS...Heat related illnesses increase significantly during
  extreme heat and high humidity events.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Visit weather.gov/safety/heat for more
  information on heat safety.

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.

Do not leave young children and pets in unattended vehicles. Car
interiors will reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.

Monitor the latest forecasts for updates.

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