Courtland, AL

9:01 AM CDT on July 23, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Elk River Rabbitry and Farm | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 630 ft 34.77 °N, 87.29 °W | Updated 31 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
83.6 °F
Feels Like 93 °F
N
4.0
Wind Variable Wind from WSW

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 93 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 80%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:53 AM 7:58 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KMSL 231353Z AUTO 24009KT 10SM CLR 29/23 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP143 T02890228
Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 93 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 80%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:53 AM 7:58 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KMSL 231353Z AUTO 24009KT 10SM CLR 29/23 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP143 T02890228

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 2:38 AM CDT Jul. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory in effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM CDT
this evening...

The National Weather Service in Huntsville has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM CDT
this evening.

* Timing and areas affected... 11 am to 7 PM across all of
northwest and north central Alabama, as well as portions of
southern middle Tennessee.

* Temperature... temperatures in the low to mid 90s, combined with
the humidity, will produce heat index values in the 105 to 109
degree range during the afternoon.

* 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 within a matter of minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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. Check up on relatives and neighbors.
Absolutely do not leave children or pets unattended in vehicles!

To reduce risk during outdoor work the occupational safety and
health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks
in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by
heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke
is an emergency, call 911.