Heat Advisory Issued: Going To Be A Warm Day And Stormy Night





 


 

Heat and humidity remains the big story today.

Keep heat safety in mind if you plan to spend prolonged time outdoor

Strong thunderstorms are expected to move into the area from the northwest overnight tonight into Sunday morning. Though these storms may be in a weakening trend, gusty outflow winds are expected and may occur well ahead of the thunderstorms. An expected slow southward movement of the storms will also result in a localized flash flood threat.

 

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT /11 PM EDT/
THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Heat index values at or above 105 degrees expected.

* WHERE...All of northern IL and northwestern Indiana.

* WHEN...From noon CDT /1 PM EDT/ to 10 PM CDT /11 PM EDT/
Saturday.

* 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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