Ancona, IL (61311)

4:05 PM CDT on July 24, 2016 (GMT -0500)
APRSWXNET | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 557 ft 41.13 °N, 88.85 °W | Updated 32 minutes ago

Clear
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91 °F
Feels Like 115 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 7.0 mph

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--% Chance of Precip.
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.90 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 115 °F
Dew Point 83 °F
Humidity 78%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:44 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Gibbous, 73% visible
METAR KPNT 242055Z AUTO 20011G17KT 10SM CLR 33/29 A2990 RMK AO2 T03270287
Pressure 29.90 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 115 °F
Dew Point 83 °F
Humidity 78%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:44 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Gibbous, 73% visible
METAR KPNT 242055Z AUTO 20011G17KT 10SM CLR 33/29 A2990 RMK AO2 T03270287

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 4:33 PM EDT Jul. 24, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM CDT /8 PM EDT/ this
evening...

* temperature... low 90s.

* Maximum heat index values... 103 to 113 degrees.

* Impacts... temperatures and moisture this high could lead to
heat related illnesses with prolonged exposure. The elderly...
small children and pets are especially susceptible. Plan
ahead. Have a cool place to shelter from the heat. Avoid
outdoor activity during the afternoon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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 and
neighbors.

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.

In Cook County... call 3 1 1 for assistance including heat shelter
information.



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