Oxford, NC (27565)

12:20 AM EDT on July 23, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Henderson-Oxford | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 528 ft 36.37 °N, 78.53 °W | Updated 10 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
80 °F
Feels Like 83 °F
N
8
Wind Variable Wind from SSW

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.88 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 83 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 73%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:14 AM 8:27 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KHNZ 230410Z AUTO 21007KT 10SM CLR 27/22 A2988 RMK AO2 T02670215
Pressure 29.88 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 83 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 73%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:14 AM 8:27 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KHNZ 230410Z AUTO 21007KT 10SM CLR 27/22 A2988 RMK AO2 T02670215

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 7:15 PM EDT Jul. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

* heat index values... 105 to 109 degrees expected again Sunday
afternoon.

* Timing... temperatures will be slow to fall this evening with
lows tonight only reaching the mid to upper 70s. Heat index
values will return into the 105 to 109 degrees for a couple of
hours Sunday afternoon.

* Impacts... the heat and humidity may cause heat stress during
outdoor exertion or extended exposure.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. Hot temperatures and high humidity will 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.

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. Fans are essential to move
the air for those without air conditioning.

Children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles.
Car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of
minutes. Bring pets indoors if possible, even if for just short
periods of time; and ensure they have access to drinking water,
which can evaporate from dishes very quickly in extreme heat.