Severe Weather Alerts
Excessive Heat Warning:
Issued at: 12:05 am CDT on July 22, 2014, expires at: 7:00 AM CDT on July 22, 2014
- ...Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 7 am CDT Tuesday... An excessive heat warning remains in effect until 7 am CDT Tuesday.
- Temperature...overnight heat indices will stay elevated in the 75 to 85 degree range.
- Impacts...given the cool Summer thus far...these conditions may lead to a heightened risk of heat related stress and illness... especially for the Young and elderly...and those without air conditioning. Precautionary/preparedness actions... An excessive heat warning means that dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are likely if precautions are not taken. Drink plenty of fluids...stay in an air-conditioned room...stay out of the sun... and check up on relatives and neighbors.