Muscatine, IA

8:09 AM CDT on July 21, 2017 (GMT -0500)
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Active Advisory: Excessive Heat Warning

Elev -9999 ft 0.00 °N, 0.00 °E | Updated 0 second ago

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Wind Variable Wind from North
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--% Chance of Precip.
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5500 ft
Dew Point Not available.
Humidity Not available.
Rainfall --
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5:48 AM 8:31 PM
Waning Crescent, 5% visible
METAR KMUT 211255Z AUTO 16008KT 10SM FEW055 24/22 A2996 RMK AO2
Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5500 ft
Dew Point Not available.
Humidity Not available.
Rainfall --
Snow Depth Not available.
5:48 AM 8:31 PM
Waning Crescent, 5% visible
METAR KMUT 211255Z AUTO 16008KT 10SM FEW055 24/22 A2996 RMK AO2

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Excessive Heat Warning
Issued: 3:23 AM CDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 8 PM CDT
Saturday...

* heat index values... up to 107 due to temperatures in the lower
to mid 90s... and dewpoints in the lower to middle 70s.

* Timing... through Saturday evening.

* Impacts... increased risk for heat exhaustion or heat stroke
for people spending time outside or living without air
conditioning. Children and the elderly are most susceptible.
Also, parked vehicles will become dangerously hot within
minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An excessive heat warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures and high humidity will occur. This
combination will lead to a dangerous situation in which heat
illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-
conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check on relatives and
neighbors, especially the elderly.

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.

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 9 1 1.