Friday, June 17, 2022

Non-Precipitation Message

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300 PM CDT Fri Jun 17 2022

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM SATURDAY TO 10 PM CDT
MONDAY...

* WHAT...Heat index values up to 105 expected. Overnight heat
index values above 75 degrees possible.

* WHERE...Portions of east central and southeast South Dakota,
northeast Nebraska and northwest and west central Iowa.

* WHEN...From 1 PM Saturday to 10 PM CDT Monday.

* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat
illnesses to occur.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out
of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young
children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles
under any circumstances.

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 lightweight and loose fitting clothing when
possible. 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 9 1 1.

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