Sunset Beach, NC (28468)

2:40 PM EDT on August 18, 2017 (GMT -0400)
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Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 28 ft 33.90 °N, 78.49 °W | Updated 48 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
90.3 °F
Feels Like 111 °F
N
13.0
Wind Variable Wind from South
Gusts 13.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 4900 ft
Scattered Clouds 7000 ft
Heat Index 111 °F
Dew Point 82 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:38 AM 7:56 PM
Waning Crescent, 12% visible
METAR KCRE 181753Z 20013KT 10SM FEW049 SCT070 31/26 A2993 RMK AO1 SLP135 T03110261 10322 20272 58013
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 4900 ft
Scattered Clouds 7000 ft
Heat Index 111 °F
Dew Point 82 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:38 AM 7:56 PM
Waning Crescent, 12% visible
METAR KCRE 181753Z 20013KT 10SM FEW049 SCT070 31/26 A2993 RMK AO1 SLP135 T03110261 10322 20272 58013

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 10:16 AM EDT Aug. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 5 PM EDT this
afternoon...

* heat index values... up to 108 due to temperatures in the lower
90s, and dewpoints in the mid 70s.

* Timing... through the afternoon hours.

* Impacts... high heat and humidity will increase the risk for
heat exhaustion and even heat stroke if precautionary measures
are not taken.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. To
reduce the risk of heat illness during outdoor work, the
occupational safety and health administration recommends
scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned
environments.



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