Weather

County,
Heat Advisory issued August 30 at 3:05PM CDT until August 30 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:05 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 30, 2013
Expires: 7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 30, 2013

...HEAT CONTINUES INTO SATURDAY FOR SOME...
.THE WARMEST TEMPERATURES OF SUMMER WILL REACH THE AREA AS WE
FINISH THE MONTH OF AUGUST. HIGH TEMPERATURES ARE TOPPING 100
DEGREES IN SEVERAL LOCATIONS THIS AFTERNOON WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES BETWEEN
100 AND 105 DEGREES. SATURDAY WILL AGAIN BE A VERY WARM DAY...ESPECIALLY
IN AREAS ALONG AND SOUTH OF THE MISSOURI RIVER. TEMPERATURES MAY
AGAIN REACH THE UPPER 90S WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES BETWEEN 100 AND 105
DEGREES. COOLER TEMPERATURES WILL BEGIN TO ARRIVE ON SUNDAY.
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.
* TEMPERATURES: READINGS NEAR 100 DEGREES WILL CONTINUE THIS
AFTERNOON.
* HEAT INDEX: READINGS BETWEEN 100 AND 105 DEGREES ARE POSSIBLE THIS
AFTERNOON...WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES FALLING INTO THE 90S THIS EVENING.
* IMPACTS: THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND INCREASED
HUMIDITY WILL LEAD TO AN INCREASED RISK OF HEAT RELATED STRESS
AND ILLNESS. THE YOUNG AND ELDERLY...THOSE WITHOUT AIR
CONDITIONING...AND THOSE PARTICIPATING IN OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES
DURING THE FIRST HALF OF THE EXTENDED HOLIDAY WEEKEND WILL BE
THE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE EFFECTS OF THE HEAT.

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