Madison, AL

6:35 AM CDT on July 22, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Taylors Crossing | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 650 ft 34.70 °N, 86.79 °W | Updated 2 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
76.0 °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 29.97 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 75 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:50 AM 7:56 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
METAR KHSV 221053Z 15004KT 5SM BR CLR 24/24 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP149 T02440244 $
Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 75 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:50 AM 7:56 PM
Waning Crescent, 1% visible
METAR KHSV 221053Z 15004KT 5SM BR CLR 24/24 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP149 T02440244 $

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 3:08 AM CDT Jul. 22, 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 and north
central Alabama from noon until 7 PM CDT on Saturday.

* Temperature... temperatures well into the mid 90s combined with
high relative humidity will produce heat index values in the 105
to 109 degree range again this 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.