Palmyra, VA

7:07 PM EDT on July 24, 2016 (GMT -0400)
Paynes Mill Rd | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 446 ft 37.98 °N, 78.29 °W | Updated 18 seconds ago

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92.1 °F
Feels Like 100 °F
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0.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 2.2 mph

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 100 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 53%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:10 AM 8:28 PM
Waning Gibbous, 72% visible
METAR KCHO 242253Z 22004KT 10SM CLR 34/22 A2996 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT NW SLP137 T03440222
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 100 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 53%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:10 AM 8:28 PM
Waning Gibbous, 72% visible
METAR KCHO 242253Z 22004KT 10SM CLR 34/22 A2996 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT NW SLP137 T03440222

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 3:01 PM EDT Jul. 24, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory in effect from noon to 8 PM EDT Monday...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a heat
advisory... which is in effect from noon to 8 PM EDT Monday.

* Areas affected: central Virginia... the Northern Neck... and the
Eastern Shore.

* Heat index values: 105 to 109.

* Timing: Monday afternoon through early evening.

* Impacts: prolonged exposure or any strenuous activity may lead
to heat related illnesses that require immediate medical
attention.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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 in the shade if possible... and check up on relatives
and neighbors.

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.