Severe Weather Alerts - Hillview, KY

  • Heat Advisory

    Heat Advisory in effect until Monday, 7:00 PM EDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/MONDAY...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PEAK IN THE 100-105 DEGREE RANGE EACH DAY TODAY THROUGH MONDAY.

* TIMING...THE HOTTEST TIME OF DAY WILL BE FROM 2 PM TO 7PM EDT...1PM TO 6 PM CDT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CREATE DANGEROUS OUTDOOR WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY WITH PROLONGED EXPOSURE AND FOR THOSE WHO ARE SENSITIVE TO THE HEAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHENPOSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OREVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEATSTROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHENPOSSIBLE 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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