Severe Weather Alerts - Adamsville, AL

  • Heat Advisory

    Heat Advisory in effect from 11:00 AM CDT until Saturday, 9:00 PM CDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO9 PM CDT SATURDAY...

* TEMPERATURES...WILL RANGE FROM 95 TO 100 DEGREES. HIGHER HUMIDITY WILL ALLOW HEAT INDICES TO RANGE FROM 102 TO 108 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL ELEVATE THE RISK OF HEAT STRESS AND HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES SUCH AS HEAT EXHAUSTION OR HEAT STROKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES ISEXPECTED. TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIMEOUTSIDE. WHEN POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLYMORNING OR EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEATEXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTINGCLOTHING WHEN POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY ANDHEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKSIN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BYHEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKEIS AN EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

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