Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued August 03 at 1:27PM CDT until August 05 at 1:45AM CDT by NWS
Effective: 1:27 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 3, 2015
Expires: 1:45 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015

...TRIPLE DIGIT HEAT INDICES ARE BACK THIS AFTERNOON...
THE COMBINATION OF TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 90S AND
INCREASING HUMIDITY HAS PRODUCED HEAT INDEX VALUES AROUND 100
DEGREES IN AREAS SOUTH AND WEST OF A LINE FROM OWENSBORO KENTUCKY
TO MARION ILLINOIS...AND ON TO JACKSON AND DEXTER MISSOURI. THESE
CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY CONTINUE THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE
AFTERNOON. PERSONS SPENDING CONSIDERABLE TIME OUTSIDE THIS
AFTERNOON SHOULD SLOW DOWN...TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS AND DRINK
PLENTY OF FLUIDS.

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