Mount Vernon, IL (62864)

2:13 PM CDT on July 26, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Spring Garden Lane/Dodds Township | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 186 ft 38.26 °N, 88.87 °W | Updated 27 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
93.4 °F
Feels Like 111 °F
N
1.0
Wind Variable Wind from West

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility -9999.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 3900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Heat Index 111 °F
Dew Point 79 °F
Humidity 63%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:53 AM 8:10 PM
Waxing Crescent, 15% visible
METAR KMVN 261856Z AUTO 24007KT BKN039 BKN049 BKN060 34/26 A3001 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SE-W SLP157 T03390261 PWINO $
Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility -9999.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 3900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Heat Index 111 °F
Dew Point 79 °F
Humidity 63%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:53 AM 8:10 PM
Waxing Crescent, 15% visible
METAR KMVN 261856Z AUTO 24007KT BKN039 BKN049 BKN060 34/26 A3001 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SE-W SLP157 T03390261 PWINO $

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 11:22 AM CDT Jul. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

* temperature... high temperatures will be mostly in the mid 90s.
The peak heat index this afternoon will generally be from 105
to 110 degrees.

* Impacts... persons who work or spend time outdoors will be at a
potential risk for heat-related illness. Heat exhaustion or
heat stroke may occur if precautions are not taken. The very
Young, the elderly, and those without air conditioning are
especially susceptible to heat related health problems.

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.

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.