Active Advisories:    Heat Advisory
  • Currently

    Reported at Covington / Cincinnati, Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky International Airport, KY
    6:52 AM EST SAT JUL 22 2017
  • 79°F26°C
  • Fog And Mist
    Fog And Mist
  • Feels Like:83°F28°CDew Point:77°F25°CHumidity:94% Winds: Calm Calm
    Pressure:29.94 in1014 hPaVisibility:5.00 miles8045.00 meters

Heat Advisory

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wilmington OH
348 AM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

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Including the cities of Batesville, Milan, Versailles, 
Lawrenceburg, Aurora, Rising Sun, Vevay, Carrollton, Warsaw, 
Florence, Burlington, Oakbrook, Covington, Erlanger, 
Independence, Newport, Alexandria, Owenton, Williamstown, 
Crittenden, Dry Ridge, Falmouth, Butler, and Milford
348 AM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...are expected to be between 100 and 104
degrees.

* TIMING...during the afternoon and early evening hours today.

* IMPACTS...Heat stroke, heat exhaustion and other heat related 
illnesses will be possible, especially if you spend a 
significant amount of time outdoors, or are involved in any 
strenuous outdoor activity.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Reduce outdoor activities, especially from mid-morning through
the afternoon. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing and
drink plenty of water. If possible, spend more time in air
conditioned or well ventilated places.

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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