Weather

County,
Heat Advisory issued August 26 at 3:35PM CDT until August 27 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:35 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014
Expires: 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT WEDNESDAY...
* TIMING...DANGEROUS HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
WEDNESDAY.
* HEAT INDEX VALUES...UP TO 104 IN THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING
DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE LOW TO MIDDLE 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN
THE 70S.
* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH
HUMIDITY WILL LIKELY LEAD TO AN INCREASED RISK OF HEAT-
RELATED STRESS AND ILLNESS. THE VERY YOUNG... THE ELDERLY...
THOSE WITHOUT AIR CONDITIONING...AND THOSE PARTICIPATING IN
STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE THE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE.
ALSO...CAR INTERIORS CAN REACH LETHAL TEMPERATURES IN A MATTER
OF MINUTES. BEAT THE HEAT... CHECK THE BACKSEAT! NEVER LEAVE
CHILDREN OR PETS UNATTENDED IN A VEHICLE...NOT EVEN FOR A
MINUTE.

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