Americus, GA

4:29 PM EDT on July 21, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Wildwood Circle | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 402 ft 32.06 °N, 84.21 °W | Updated 14 minutes ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
96.8 °F
Feels Like 97 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from South
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.99 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 5500 ft
Heat Index 97 °F
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 30%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:44 AM 8:40 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KACJ 212015Z AUTO 23004KT 10SM SCT055 35/18 A2999 RMK AO2
Pressure 29.99 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 5500 ft
Heat Index 97 °F
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 30%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:44 AM 8:40 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KACJ 212015Z AUTO 23004KT 10SM SCT055 35/18 A2999 RMK AO2

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 2:44 PM EDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory in effect from noon to 6 PM EDT Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from noon to 6 PM EDT Saturday.

* Locations... much of central Georgia along and south of a line
from Louisville to Macon to Columbus

* heat index values... 105 to 108

* 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 in a
matter of minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of dangerous heat is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and
high humidity will create heat index readings of at least
105 degrees and very warm overnight temperatures.
Drink plenty of fluids... stay in an air-conditioned room and
stay out of direct sunshine. Remember... the
elderly... very Young... and people with heart conditions are most
at risk in extreme heat. Friends... relatives...
and neighbors should check on people who may be at risk.