Americus, GA (31709)

9:57 AM EDT on July 22, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Wildwood Circle | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 402 ft 32.06 °N, 84.21 °W | Updated 12 minutes ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
79.0 °F
Feels Like 80 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.10 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1100 ft
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 61 °F
Humidity 54%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:45 AM 8:40 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
METAR KACJ 221335Z AUTO 25006KT 10SM SCT011 26/25 A3010 RMK AO2
Pressure 30.10 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1100 ft
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 61 °F
Humidity 54%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:45 AM 8:40 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
METAR KACJ 221335Z AUTO 25006KT 10SM SCT011 26/25 A3010 RMK AO2

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 3:31 AM EDT Jul. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon today to 6 PM EDT
this evening...

* locations... much of central Georgia along and south of a line
from Hamilton to Forsyth to Louisville.

* Heat index values... 105 to 108

* impacts... the combination of heat and humidity will lead to an
increased risk for heat related illnesses, including heat
stroke and dehydration for those outside or without air
conditioning. Additionally, car interiors will reach lethal
temperatures in a matter of minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of dangerous heat is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will create heat index readings of at least 105 degrees and very
warm overnight temperatures. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an
air-conditioned room and stay out of direct sunshine. Remember,
the elderly, very Young, and people with heart conditions, are
most at risk in extreme heat. Friends, relatives, and neighbors
should check on people who may be at risk.