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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:39 PM CDT on July 21, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 21, 2017


... Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...

* timing and areas affected... for all of southern middle Tennessee
and portions of far northeast Alabama from noon through 7 PM CDT
today.

* Temperature... temperatures climbing well into the mid to upper
90s will translate into heat index values in the 105 to 107
degree range this afternoon.

* Impacts... the combination of heat and humidity will lead to an
increased risk for heat related illnesses, including heat
stroke and dehydration for those outside or without air
conditioning. Additionally, car interiors will reach lethal
temperatures within a matter of minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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. Check up on relatives and
neighbors. Absolutely do not leave children or pets unattended in
vehicles!

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 911.



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Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Alaska - Special Statement
Arizona - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Arkansas - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory, Excessive Heat Watch , Air Quality Alert , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Connecticut - Heat Advisory
Delaware - Excessive Heat Warning
District of Columbia - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Florida - Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Heat Advisory
Iowa - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory, Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
Kentucky - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement
Louisiana - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Maine - Beach Hazard Statement
Maryland - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Michigan - Air Quality Alert
Minnesota - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Beach Hazard Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Missouri - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Nebraska - Heat Advisory, Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement
Nevada -
New Jersey - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
New York - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Watch, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory
Oregon - Record Report
Pennsylvania - Excessive Heat Warning
South Carolina - Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
South Dakota - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning
Tennessee - Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Virginia - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement
West Virginia -
Wisconsin - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement
Wyoming - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report

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