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Allen County, KY

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ FRIDAY TO
7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ FRIDAY TO
7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PEAK IN THE 101-106
DEGREE RANGE EACH DAY FRIDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

* TIMING...THE HOTTEST TIME OF DAY WILL BE FROM 2 PM TO 7PM
EDT...1PM TO 6 PM CDT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CREATE
DANGEROUS OUTDOOR WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY WITH PROLONGED
EXPOSURE AND FOR THOSE WHO ARE SENSITIVE TO THE HEAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE, RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. 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.

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.

&&

$$

Barren County, KY

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ FRIDAY TO
7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ FRIDAY TO
7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PEAK IN THE 101-106
DEGREE RANGE EACH DAY FRIDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

* TIMING...THE HOTTEST TIME OF DAY WILL BE FROM 2 PM TO 7PM
EDT...1PM TO 6 PM CDT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CREATE
DANGEROUS OUTDOOR WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY WITH PROLONGED
EXPOSURE AND FOR THOSE WHO ARE SENSITIVE TO THE HEAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE, RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. 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.

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.

&&

$$

Christian County, KY

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY...

THE HEAT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY.

* THE DURATION OF EXCESSIVE HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH TUESDAY...THEREFORE THE HEAT ADVISORY HAS BEEN EXTENDED
THROUGH TUESDAY. THIS IS ESPECIALLY IMPORTANT GIVEN ALL THE AREA
EVENTS...FROM HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL AND SOCCER GAMES AND
PRACTICES...TO STATE FAIRS ONGOING...THAT WILL CONTINUE TO BE
CONDUCTED DURING THIS EXTENDED PERIOD OF EXCESSIVE HEAT AND
HUMIDITY.

* TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE THEIR HEAT UP THROUGH THE 90S EACH
AFTERNOON THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND EVEN INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.
THIS OCCURS AS HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT BUILDS INTO AND ACROSS THE
NATION'S MIDSECTION. THESE TEMPERATURES WILL COMBINE WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY TO PRODUCE AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES FROM 100 TO 105
FOR MOST LOCALES SEVERAL DAYS IN A ROW. IT IS POSSIBLE ISOLATED
LOCATIONS COULD SEE THE HEAT INDEX TOP 105 AT TIMES.

* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. TAKE
EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHTWEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED
ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND
NEIGHBORS. MAKE SURE OUTSIDE PETS HAVE PLENTY OF WATER.

&&

$$

Logan County, KY

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ FRIDAY TO
7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ FRIDAY TO
7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PEAK IN THE 101-106
DEGREE RANGE EACH DAY FRIDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

* TIMING...THE HOTTEST TIME OF DAY WILL BE FROM 2 PM TO 7PM
EDT...1PM TO 6 PM CDT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CREATE
DANGEROUS OUTDOOR WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY WITH PROLONGED
EXPOSURE AND FOR THOSE WHO ARE SENSITIVE TO THE HEAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE, RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. 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.

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.

&&

$$

Monroe County, KY

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ FRIDAY TO
7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ FRIDAY TO
7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PEAK IN THE 101-106
DEGREE RANGE EACH DAY FRIDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

* TIMING...THE HOTTEST TIME OF DAY WILL BE FROM 2 PM TO 7PM
EDT...1PM TO 6 PM CDT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CREATE
DANGEROUS OUTDOOR WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY WITH PROLONGED
EXPOSURE AND FOR THOSE WHO ARE SENSITIVE TO THE HEAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE, RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. 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.

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.

&&

$$

Simpson County, KY

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ FRIDAY TO
7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ FRIDAY TO
7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PEAK IN THE 101-106
DEGREE RANGE EACH DAY FRIDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

* TIMING...THE HOTTEST TIME OF DAY WILL BE FROM 2 PM TO 7PM
EDT...1PM TO 6 PM CDT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CREATE
DANGEROUS OUTDOOR WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY WITH PROLONGED
EXPOSURE AND FOR THOSE WHO ARE SENSITIVE TO THE HEAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE, RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. 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.

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.

&&

$$

Todd County, KY

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY...

THE HEAT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY.

* THE DURATION OF EXCESSIVE HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH TUESDAY...THEREFORE THE HEAT ADVISORY HAS BEEN EXTENDED
THROUGH TUESDAY. THIS IS ESPECIALLY IMPORTANT GIVEN ALL THE AREA
EVENTS...FROM HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL AND SOCCER GAMES AND
PRACTICES...TO STATE FAIRS ONGOING...THAT WILL CONTINUE TO BE
CONDUCTED DURING THIS EXTENDED PERIOD OF EXCESSIVE HEAT AND
HUMIDITY.

* TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE THEIR HEAT UP THROUGH THE 90S EACH
AFTERNOON THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND EVEN INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.
THIS OCCURS AS HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT BUILDS INTO AND ACROSS THE
NATION'S MIDSECTION. THESE TEMPERATURES WILL COMBINE WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY TO PRODUCE AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES FROM 100 TO 105
FOR MOST LOCALES SEVERAL DAYS IN A ROW. IT IS POSSIBLE ISOLATED
LOCATIONS COULD SEE THE HEAT INDEX TOP 105 AT TIMES.

* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. TAKE
EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHTWEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED
ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND
NEIGHBORS. MAKE SURE OUTSIDE PETS HAVE PLENTY OF WATER.

&&

$$

Trigg County, KY

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY...

THE HEAT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY.

* THE DURATION OF EXCESSIVE HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH TUESDAY...THEREFORE THE HEAT ADVISORY HAS BEEN EXTENDED
THROUGH TUESDAY. THIS IS ESPECIALLY IMPORTANT GIVEN ALL THE AREA
EVENTS...FROM HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL AND SOCCER GAMES AND
PRACTICES...TO STATE FAIRS ONGOING...THAT WILL CONTINUE TO BE
CONDUCTED DURING THIS EXTENDED PERIOD OF EXCESSIVE HEAT AND
HUMIDITY.

* TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE THEIR HEAT UP THROUGH THE 90S EACH
AFTERNOON THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND EVEN INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.
THIS OCCURS AS HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT BUILDS INTO AND ACROSS THE
NATION'S MIDSECTION. THESE TEMPERATURES WILL COMBINE WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY TO PRODUCE AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES FROM 100 TO 105
FOR MOST LOCALES SEVERAL DAYS IN A ROW. IT IS POSSIBLE ISOLATED
LOCATIONS COULD SEE THE HEAT INDEX TOP 105 AT TIMES.

* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. TAKE
EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHTWEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED
ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND
NEIGHBORS. MAKE SURE OUTSIDE PETS HAVE PLENTY OF WATER.

&&

$$

Warren County, KY

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ FRIDAY TO
7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOUISVILLE HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ FRIDAY TO
7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PEAK IN THE 101-106
DEGREE RANGE EACH DAY FRIDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

* TIMING...THE HOTTEST TIME OF DAY WILL BE FROM 2 PM TO 7PM
EDT...1PM TO 6 PM CDT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CREATE
DANGEROUS OUTDOOR WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY WITH PROLONGED
EXPOSURE AND FOR THOSE WHO ARE SENSITIVE TO THE HEAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE, RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. 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.

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.

&&

$$

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