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Warnings

flood
Marion County, MO

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Hannibal.
* At 11:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 16.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast: The river will fall below flood stage by this afternoon.

&&
Fld Latest 7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION Stg Obs Stg 07/23 07/24 07/25 07/26 07/27

Mississippi River
Hannibal 16.0 16.06 15.6 15.3 15.0 14.7 14.4


&&


LAT...LON 3983 9148 3983 9135 3974 9121 3967 9135




$$

Pike County, MO

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Louisiana.
* At 11:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 15.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will fall below flood stage tomorrow morning.

&&
Fld Latest 7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION Stg Obs Stg 07/23 07/24 07/25 07/26 07/27

Mississippi River
Louisiana 15.0 15.67 15.0 14.4 13.8 13.4 13.0


&&


LAT...LON 3945 9111 3952 9097 3945 9089 3939 9097




$$

Brown County, IL

The Flood Warning continues for
The Illinois River at Beardstown.
* Until Saturday afternoon.
* At 945 AM Tuesday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Minor flooding begins to agricultural areas
not protected by levees.

&&


Fld Observed Forecast 6AM
Location Stg Stg Day Time Wed Thu Fri

Illinois River
Beardstown 14 15.4 Tue 10 AM 15.1 14.7 14.4


&&

LAT...LON 4018 9023 4012 9017 4008 9037 3999 9046
3999 9058 4015 9043

$$

Calhoun County, IL

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Clarksville Lock and Dam 24.
* At 11:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 26.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast: The river will fall below flood stage by tomorrow evening.

&&
Fld Latest 7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION Stg Obs Stg 07/23 07/24 07/25 07/26 07/27

Mississippi River
Clarksville LD 25.0 26.23 25.5 24.7 23.9 23.4 22.8


&&


LAT...LON 3939 9097 3945 9089 3938 9077 3923 9071
3922 9081



$$

Cass County, IL

The Flood Warning continues for
The Illinois River at Havana.
* Until Wednesday evening.
* At 945 AM Tuesday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
tomorrow afternoon.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Minor flooding begins to agricultural areas
not protected by levees.

&&


Fld Observed Forecast 6AM
Location Stg Stg Day Time Wed Thu Fri

Illinois River
Havana 14 14.2 Tue 10 AM 14.0 13.8 13.4


&&

LAT...LON 4053 8988 4047 8980 4034 9002 4012 9017
4018 9023 4039 9010

$$

Morgan County, IL

The Flood Warning continues for
The Illinois River at Beardstown.
* Until Saturday afternoon.
* At 945 AM Tuesday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Minor flooding begins to agricultural areas
not protected by levees.

&&


Fld Observed Forecast 6AM
Location Stg Stg Day Time Wed Thu Fri

Illinois River
Beardstown 14 15.4 Tue 10 AM 15.1 14.7 14.4


&&

LAT...LON 4018 9023 4012 9017 4008 9037 3999 9046
3999 9058 4015 9043

$$

Pike County, IL

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Hannibal.
* At 11:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 16.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast: The river will fall below flood stage by this afternoon.

&&
Fld Latest 7 a.m. Forecast
LOCATION Stg Obs Stg 07/23 07/24 07/25 07/26 07/27

Mississippi River
Hannibal 16.0 16.06 15.6 15.3 15.0 14.7 14.4


&&


LAT...LON 3983 9148 3983 9135 3974 9121 3967 9135




$$

Schuyler County, IL

The Flood Warning continues for
The Illinois River at Beardstown.
* Until Saturday afternoon.
* At 945 AM Tuesday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Minor flooding begins to agricultural areas
not protected by levees.

&&


Fld Observed Forecast 6AM
Location Stg Stg Day Time Wed Thu Fri

Illinois River
Beardstown 14 15.4 Tue 10 AM 15.1 14.7 14.4


&&

LAT...LON 4018 9023 4012 9017 4008 9037 3999 9046
3999 9058 4015 9043

$$

Advisories

heat
Adair County, MO

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURES: VERY HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
THE REGION TODAY. AFTERNOON HIGHS WILL CLIMB INTO THE MIDDLE 90S
WITH OPPRESSIVE HUMIDITY. THIS WILL RESULT IN PEAK HEAT INDICES
RANGING FROM 100-110 DEGREES TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS: THE EFFECTS OF THESE HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL
LEAD TO AN INCREASED RISK OF HEAT-RELATED ILLNESS. DRINK
PLENTY OF WATER...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT
OF THE SUN... AND CHECK UP ON NEIGHBORS...THE ELDERLY...AND
PETS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
WILL CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE.
DRINK PLENTY OF WATER...AVOID CAFFEINATED...ALCOHOLIC OR HIGH
SUGAR CONTENT BEVERAGES...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY
OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK UP ON NEIGHBORS...THE ELDERLY...AND
PETS.

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
LATE EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND
HEAT STROKE. WEAR LIGHT COLORED...LIGHT WEIGHT 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...AND SEEK
EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE. HEAT STROKE IS AN EMERGENCY - CALL
911 IMMEDIATELY.

&&

$$

Clark County, MO

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...AROUND NOON THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...100 TO AROUND 105 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE
UPPER 80S TO LOWER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE 70S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH
HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED. THIS COMBINATION WILL LEAD TO POSSIBLE
HEAT ILLNESSES. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-
CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK ON RELATIVES
AND NEIGHBORS...ESPECIALLY THE ELDERLY.

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 LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

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.

&&

$$

Macon County, MO

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURES: VERY HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
THE REGION TODAY. AFTERNOON HIGHS WILL CLIMB INTO THE MIDDLE 90S
WITH OPPRESSIVE HUMIDITY. THIS WILL RESULT IN PEAK HEAT INDICES
RANGING FROM 100-110 DEGREES TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS: THE EFFECTS OF THESE HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL
LEAD TO AN INCREASED RISK OF HEAT-RELATED ILLNESS. DRINK
PLENTY OF WATER...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT
OF THE SUN... AND CHECK UP ON NEIGHBORS...THE ELDERLY...AND
PETS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
WILL CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE.
DRINK PLENTY OF WATER...AVOID CAFFEINATED...ALCOHOLIC OR HIGH
SUGAR CONTENT BEVERAGES...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY
OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK UP ON NEIGHBORS...THE ELDERLY...AND
PETS.

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
LATE EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND
HEAT STROKE. WEAR LIGHT COLORED...LIGHT WEIGHT 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...AND SEEK
EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE. HEAT STROKE IS AN EMERGENCY - CALL
911 IMMEDIATELY.

&&

$$

Schuyler County, MO

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURES: VERY HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
THE REGION TODAY. AFTERNOON HIGHS WILL CLIMB INTO THE MIDDLE 90S
WITH OPPRESSIVE HUMIDITY. THIS WILL RESULT IN PEAK HEAT INDICES
RANGING FROM 100-110 DEGREES TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS: THE EFFECTS OF THESE HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL
LEAD TO AN INCREASED RISK OF HEAT-RELATED ILLNESS. DRINK
PLENTY OF WATER...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT
OF THE SUN... AND CHECK UP ON NEIGHBORS...THE ELDERLY...AND
PETS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
WILL CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE.
DRINK PLENTY OF WATER...AVOID CAFFEINATED...ALCOHOLIC OR HIGH
SUGAR CONTENT BEVERAGES...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY
OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK UP ON NEIGHBORS...THE ELDERLY...AND
PETS.

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
LATE EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND
HEAT STROKE. WEAR LIGHT COLORED...LIGHT WEIGHT 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...AND SEEK
EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE. HEAT STROKE IS AN EMERGENCY - CALL
911 IMMEDIATELY.

&&

$$

Scotland County, MO

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...AROUND NOON THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...100 TO AROUND 105 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE
UPPER 80S TO LOWER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE 70S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH
HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED. THIS COMBINATION WILL LEAD TO POSSIBLE
HEAT ILLNESSES. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-
CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK ON RELATIVES
AND NEIGHBORS...ESPECIALLY THE ELDERLY.

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 LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

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.

&&

$$

Des Moines County, IA

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...AROUND NOON THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...100 TO AROUND 105 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE
UPPER 80S TO LOWER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE 70S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH
HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED. THIS COMBINATION WILL LEAD TO POSSIBLE
HEAT ILLNESSES. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-
CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK ON RELATIVES
AND NEIGHBORS...ESPECIALLY THE ELDERLY.

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 LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

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.

&&

$$

Henry County, IA

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...AROUND NOON THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...100 TO AROUND 105 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE
UPPER 80S TO LOWER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE 70S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH
HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED. THIS COMBINATION WILL LEAD TO POSSIBLE
HEAT ILLNESSES. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-
CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK ON RELATIVES
AND NEIGHBORS...ESPECIALLY THE ELDERLY.

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 LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

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.

&&

$$

Lee County, IA

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...AROUND NOON THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...100 TO AROUND 105 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE
UPPER 80S TO LOWER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE 70S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH
HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED. THIS COMBINATION WILL LEAD TO POSSIBLE
HEAT ILLNESSES. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-
CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK ON RELATIVES
AND NEIGHBORS...ESPECIALLY THE ELDERLY.

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 LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

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.

&&

$$

Van Buren County, IA

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...AROUND NOON THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...100 TO AROUND 105 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE
UPPER 80S TO LOWER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE 70S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH
HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED. THIS COMBINATION WILL LEAD TO POSSIBLE
HEAT ILLNESSES. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-
CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK ON RELATIVES
AND NEIGHBORS...ESPECIALLY THE ELDERLY.

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 LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

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.

&&

$$

Hancock County, IL

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...AROUND NOON THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...100 TO AROUND 105 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE
UPPER 80S TO LOWER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE 70S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH
HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED. THIS COMBINATION WILL LEAD TO POSSIBLE
HEAT ILLNESSES. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-
CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK ON RELATIVES
AND NEIGHBORS...ESPECIALLY THE ELDERLY.

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 LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

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.

&&

$$

Henderson County, IL

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...AROUND NOON THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...100 TO AROUND 105 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE
UPPER 80S TO LOWER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE 70S.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH
HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED. THIS COMBINATION WILL LEAD TO POSSIBLE
HEAT ILLNESSES. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-
CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK ON RELATIVES
AND NEIGHBORS...ESPECIALLY THE ELDERLY.

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 LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

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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