Altoona, AL

4:54 PM CDT on July 23, 2016 (GMT -0500)
Palisades Park | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory Active Notice: Public Information Statement

Elev 1302 ft 33.99 °N, 86.46 °W | Updated 7 minutes ago

Heavy Thunderstorms and Rain
Heavy Thunderstorm Rain
71.2 °F
Feels Like 71.2 °F
N
4.0
Wind Variable Wind from NW
Gusts 9.0 mph

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Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Few 600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 5000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.65 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:50 AM 7:52 PM
Waning Gibbous, 82% visible
METAR KGAD 232152Z AUTO 25019G30KT 3SM +TSRA FEW006 BKN050 BKN060 26/22 A2997 RMK AO2 PK WND 25030/2149 WSHFT 2127 LTG DSNT ALQDS TSB26RAB28 SLP158 P0011 T02560222
Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Few 600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 5000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.65 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:50 AM 7:52 PM
Waning Gibbous, 82% visible
METAR KGAD 232152Z AUTO 25019G30KT 3SM +TSRA FEW006 BKN050 BKN060 26/22 A2997 RMK AO2 PK WND 25030/2149 WSHFT 2127 LTG DSNT ALQDS TSB26RAB28 SLP158 P0011 T02560222

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 7:09 AM CDT Jul. 23, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 9 PM CDT this evening...

* temperatures... will be in the mid 90s.

* Heat indices... will rise to near 105 to 107 degrees.

* Impacts... elevated risk of heat stress and heat related
illnesses... such as heat exhaustion and heat stroke.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids... stay in an air-conditioned
room... stay out of the sun... and check up on relatives and check
up on relatives and neighbors.



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