Shreveport, LA

5:51 PM CDT on July 27, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Shreveport Regional | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 256 ft 32.45 °N, 93.83 °W | Updated 55 minutes ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
95 °F
Feels Like 105 °F
N
9
Wind Variable Wind from South

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 6000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 28000 ft
Heat Index 105 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 50%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:26 AM 8:16 PM
Waxing Crescent, 24% visible
METAR KSHV 272156Z 19008KT 10SM FEW060 BKN280 35/23 A2994 RMK AO2 SLP132 T03500233
Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 6000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 28000 ft
Heat Index 105 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 50%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:26 AM 8:16 PM
Waxing Crescent, 24% visible
METAR KSHV 272156Z 19008KT 10SM FEW060 BKN280 35/23 A2994 RMK AO2 SLP132 T03500233

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 3:05 PM CDT Jul. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...

* event... very hot and humid conditions will continue through late
this afternoon into early evening with temperatures still in the
lower to middle 90s. When combined with the humidity, heat index
values could range from 105 to 109 degrees.

* Timing... these high heat index readings will occur through the
early evening hours.

* Impact... heat related illnesses may become possible for those
outdoors, especially when out in direct sunlight.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend any time outdoors.
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. Anyone overcome by heat
should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an
emergency, call 9 1 1.

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, neighbors,
and pets.



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