Palmer, IL (62556)

1:53 PM CDT on July 21, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Chuck on Cherokee | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Excessive Heat Warning

Elev 630 ft 39.42 °N, 89.46 °W | Updated 8 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
97.5 °F
Feels Like 116 °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 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 3600 ft
Scattered Clouds 4700 ft
Scattered Clouds 6000 ft
Heat Index 116 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 55%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:47 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KTAZ 211835Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT036 SCT047 SCT060 34/25 A2997 RMK AO2 T03350251
Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 3600 ft
Scattered Clouds 4700 ft
Scattered Clouds 6000 ft
Heat Index 116 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 55%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:47 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KTAZ 211835Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT036 SCT047 SCT060 34/25 A2997 RMK AO2 T03350251

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Excessive Heat Warning
Issued: 3:47 AM CDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

* temperature... high temperatures will reach the middle 90s
through Saturday.

* Heat index... with dewpoints rising well into the 70s,
afternoon heat index readings will peak from 105 to 110
degrees each day.

* Impacts... the effects of heat are cumulative, and worsen the
longer a heat wave lasts. People without access to air
conditioning, or those that are working or playing outdoors,
are most likely to be impacted by the heat. Heat exhaustion or
heat stroke are possible if work or play is too strenuous.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An excessive heat warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of the
heat and high humidity will create 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 up on relatives
and neighbors.

Young children and pets should never be left unattended in
vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during
hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a
matter of minutes.