Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued July 27 at 3:26AM CDT until July 28 at 9:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:26 a.m. on Monday, July 27, 2015
Expires: 9 p.m. on Tuesday, July 28, 2015

...HEAT INDICES ON THE RISE OVER PARTS OF THE REGION TODAY.
THE COMBINATION OF TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 90S AND
HIGH HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL CAUSE HEAT INDICES TO TOP OUT AROUND
105 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON GENERALLY ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM
CARBONDALE ILLINOIS TO PADUCAH TO MAYFIELD KENTUCKY.
PERSONS WORKING OR PLANNING TO SPEND MUCH TIME OUTSIDE THIS
AFTERNOON IN THESE AREAS SHOULD TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS AND DRINK
PLENTY OF FLUIDS. IF POSSIBLE...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED
ENVIRONMENT AND STAY OUT OF THE SUN AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE.
HEAT INDICES ARE EXPECTED TO BE HIGHER AND MORE WIDESPREAD
TUESDAY AFTERNOON. PLEASE REFER TO THE HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT
FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS.

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