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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Charleston WV
939 AM EDT Fri Jul 19 2019

...DANGEROUS HEAT CONDITIONS EXPECTED TODAY AND SATURDAY...

WVZ024>028-030>032-034-515>519-192200-
/O.CON.KRLX.HT.Y.0002.190719T1600Z-190721T0000Z/
Mingo-Logan-Boone-Clay-Braxton-Lewis-Harrison-Taylor-Wyoming-
Northwest Raleigh-Southeast Raleigh-Northwest Fayette-
Southeast Fayette-Northwest Nicholas-
Including the cities of Williamson, Logan, Chapmanville, Man,
Madison, Clay, Sutton, Gassaway, Burnsville, Weston, Clarksburg,
Bridgeport, Grafton, Mullens, Oceana, Pineville, Bradley,
Prosperity, Sophia, Beckley, Oak Hill, Fayetteville, Montgomery,
Meadow Bridge, Summersville, Craigsville, and Birch River
939 AM EDT Fri Jul 19 2019

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT SATURDAY...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Around 100 degrees due to temperatures in
  the lower 90s and high humidity.

* TIMING...Highest heat indices occurring this afternoon into
  early evening, and again Saturday afternoon into early evening.
  Heat indices on Saturday may be a little worse than today.

* IMPACTS...The heat and humidity may cause heat stress during
  outdoor exertion or extended exposure.

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.

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.

&&

$$

HART



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Charleston WV
258 AM EDT Fri Jul 19 2019

WVZ024>028-030>032-034-515>519-200700-
Mingo-Logan-Boone-Clay-Braxton-Lewis-Harrison-Taylor-Wyoming-
Northwest Raleigh-Southeast Raleigh-Northwest Fayette-
Southeast Fayette-Northwest Nicholas-
258 AM EDT Fri Jul 19 2019

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

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central West
Virginia, northern West Virginia, southeast West Virginia and
southern West Virginia.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Heat Advisory.

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

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Heat Advisory.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions by calling the toll-free spotter hotline, or by other
methods detailed at www.weather.gov/rlx/reports.

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