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Heat Advisory:

Issued at: 2:33 PM CDT on July 22, 2014, expires at: 7:00 PM CDT on July 22, 2014
  • ...Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...
  • highs of around 90 with heat indices in the 95 to 105 range through the rest of the afternoon into early this evening.
  • These conditions will lead to a heightened risk of heat related stress and illness...especially for the Young and elderly...or those who are participating in strenuous outdoor activities. People without air conditioning are also susceptible. 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. Make sure outdoor pets have shade and plenty of water as well. 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...dial 9 1 1. Rrs

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