Grant, AL (35747)

6:58 AM CDT on July 21, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Columbus City | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory, Special Statement

Elev 636 ft 34.47 °N, 86.22 °W | Updated 15 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
75.9 °F
Feels Like 75 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from South

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.08 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 300 ft
Heat Index 75 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:47 AM 7:54 PM
Waning Crescent, 5% visible
METAR K4A6 211135Z AUTO 00000KT 5SM BR SCT003 23/23 A3008 RMK AO2
Pressure 30.08 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 300 ft
Heat Index 75 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:47 AM 7:54 PM
Waning Crescent, 5% visible
METAR K4A6 211135Z AUTO 00000KT 5SM BR SCT003 23/23 A3008 RMK AO2

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Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 3:55 AM CDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon today to 7 PM CDT
this evening...

* timing and areas affected... for all of northwest Alabama and
north central Alabama from noon through 7 PM CDT Friday.

* Temperature... temperatures well into the mid to upper 90s will
produce heat index values in the 105 to 109 degree range again
Friday 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 the evening period.
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.




Special Statement
Issued: 5:28 AM CDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Patchy dense fog possible through 8 am across northeastern Alabama
and Cullman County...

Patchy dense fog has formed in northeastern Alabama and portions of
Cullman County, with visibilities as low as one quarter mile in some
locations. The fog is most dense in portions of the Paint Rock
Valley, near lake Guntersville, and in valley locations near Fort
Payne. Motorists should be alert for sudden reductions in visibility
during their morning commute. This fog will continue through 8 am
before visibilities improve as it dissipates.


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528 am CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

... Patchy dense fog possible through 8 am across northeastern Alabama
and Cullman County...

Patchy dense fog has formed in northeastern Alabama and portions of
Cullman County, with visibilities as low as one quarter mile in some
locations. The fog is most dense in portions of the Paint Rock
Valley, near lake Guntersville, and in valley locations near Fort
Payne. Motorists should be alert for sudden reductions in visibility
during their morning commute. This fog will continue through 8 am
before visibilities improve as it dissipates.


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