Owensboro, KY

4:43 AM CDT on July 21, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Thoroughbred Acres | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 404 ft 37.75 °N, 87.14 °W | Updated 5 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
77.2 °F
Feels Like 79 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from South
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:43 AM 8:06 PM
Waning Crescent, 6% visible
METAR KOWB 210856Z AUTO 00000KT 9SM CLR 24/23 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP162 T02440228 55004
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 79 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 92%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:43 AM 8:06 PM
Waning Crescent, 6% visible
METAR KOWB 210856Z AUTO 00000KT 9SM CLR 24/23 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP162 T02440228 55004

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 3:55 AM CDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM CDT Sunday...

* timing... today through Sunday evening.

* Heat index values... peak heat indices will range from 105 to 110
degrees today and Saturday. On Sunday, anticipated thunderstorm
activity should limit heat indices to between 100 and 105. In
addition, overnight lows will be only in the mid 70s.

* Impacts... the combination of hot temperatures and high
humidity will lead to an increased risk of heat-related illness.
The very Young, the elderly, those without air conditioning,
and those participating in strenuous outdoor activities will be
the most susceptible. Also, car interiors will reach lethal
temperatures in a matter of minutes.

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 out of the sun... and check up on relatives and
neighbors.