Prospect, KY (40059)

9:20 PM EDT on July 20, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Louisville Sailing Club | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory, Air Quality Alert

Elev 433 ft 38.36 °N, 85.63 °W | Updated 8 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
84.6 °F
Feels Like 94 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from WSW
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.99 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 94 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:34 AM 9:02 PM
Waning Crescent, 8% visible
METAR KLOU 210053Z 24007KT 10SM CLR 31/23 A3001 RMK AO2 SLP156 T03060228
Pressure 29.99 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 94 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:34 AM 9:02 PM
Waning Crescent, 8% visible
METAR KLOU 210053Z 24007KT 10SM CLR 31/23 A3001 RMK AO2 SLP156 T03060228

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 2:09 PM CDT Jul. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory now in effect from noon EDT /11 am CDT/ Friday
to 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ Saturday...

* heat index values... peak heat index values 105 to 108 Friday and
Saturday afternoons.

* Impacts... the combination of hot temperatures and high
humidity will lead to an increased risk of heat related stress
and illnesses. The very Young, the elderly, those without air
conditioning, and those participating in strenuous outdoor
activities will be the most susceptible.

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.



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Air Quality Alert
Issued: 3:03 PM EDT Jul. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Air quality alert in effect until midnight EDT tonight...

The Louisville Metro air pollution control district and the Indiana
department of environmental management have issued an air quality
alert... in effect until midnight EDT tonight.

A code Orange air quality alert for ozone has been issued for the
Louisville Metro area.

Members of sensitive groups may experience health effects. The
general public is not likely to be affected. Sensitive groups include
the elderly... children... persons with asthma or other breathing
problems... and persons with lung and heart disease. People in these
groups are advised to limit their outdoor activities to reduce their
exposure to ozone and particulate pollution.

For more information, visit the Louisville Metro air pollution
control district at http://www.Louisvilleky.Gov/apcd or the Indiana
department of environmental management at http://www.In.Gov/idem.


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303 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

... Air quality alert in effect until midnight EDT tonight...

The Louisville Metro air pollution control district and the Indiana
department of environmental management have issued an air quality
alert... in effect until midnight EDT tonight.

A code Orange air quality alert for ozone has been issued for the
Louisville Metro area.

Members of sensitive groups may experience health effects. The
general public is not likely to be affected. Sensitive groups include
the elderly... children... persons with asthma or other breathing
problems... and persons with lung and heart disease. People in these
groups are advised to limit their outdoor activities to reduce their
exposure to ozone and particulate pollution.

For more information, visit the Louisville Metro air pollution
control district at http://www.Louisvilleky.Gov/apcd or the Indiana
department of environmental management at http://www.In.Gov/idem.


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