Wake Forest, NC (27587)

12:17 PM EDT on July 21, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Matheson | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory, Air Quality Alert

Elev 351 ft 35.95 °N, 78.52 °W | Updated 9 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
93.1 °F
Feels Like 103 °F
N
2.0
Wind Variable Wind from NNW
Gusts 7.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 103 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 54%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:13 AM 8:27 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KLHZ 211605Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 32/22 A3003 RMK AO2
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 103 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 54%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:13 AM 8:27 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KLHZ 211605Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 32/22 A3003 RMK AO2

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Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 11:58 AM EDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

* heat indices... 105 to 109 degrees for several hours this
afternoon.

* Impacts... prolonged exposure or any strenuous activity may
lead to heat related illnesses.

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.

Children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles.
Car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of
minutes.


Pwb


Air Quality Alert
Issued: 4:24 AM EDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Air quality alert in effect until 9 PM EDT this evening...

The North Carolina department of environmental and natural resources
in Raleigh NC has issued a code Orange air quality action day for
ground level ozone, in effect until 9 PM EDT this evening.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information, please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



424 am EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

... Air quality alert in effect until 9 PM EDT this evening...

The North Carolina department of environmental and natural resources
in Raleigh NC has issued a code Orange air quality action day for
ground level ozone, in effect until 9 PM EDT this evening.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information, please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



912 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

... Air quality alert in effect from 6 am to 9 PM EDT Friday...

The North Carolina department of environmental and natural resources
in Raleigh NC has issued a code Orange air quality action day for
ground level ozone, in effect from 6 am to 9 PM EDT Friday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information, please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



912 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

... Air quality alert in effect from 6 am to 9 PM EDT Friday...

The North Carolina department of environmental and natural resources
in Raleigh NC has issued a code Orange air quality action day for
ground level ozone, in effect from 6 am to 9 PM EDT Friday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information, please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



310 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

... Air quality alert in effect until 9 PM EDT this evening...
... Air quality alert in effect from 6 am to 9 PM EDT Friday...

The North Carolina department of environmental and natural resources
in Raleigh NC has issued a code Orange air quality action day for
ground level ozone, in effect until 9 PM EDT this evening... ... air
quality alert in effect from 6 am to 9 PM EDT Friday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information, please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.



310 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

... Air quality alert in effect until 9 PM EDT this evening...
... Air quality alert in effect from 6 am to 9 PM EDT Friday...

The North Carolina department of environmental and natural resources
in Raleigh NC has issued a code Orange air quality action day for
ground level ozone, in effect until 9 PM EDT this evening... ... air
quality alert in effect from 6 am to 9 PM EDT Friday.

An air quality action day means that ground level ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information, please visit the North
Carolina division of air quality web site at
www.Ncair.Org/airaware/forecast/.