• Bill Raines

National Weather Service Issues Heat Advisory for Monday

AREA - JUNE 12, 2022 - HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM EDT MONDAY.HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM EDT MONDAY.

* WHAT...Heat index values up to 108 expected.

* WHERE...Portions of central south central, southwest and west central Indiana.

* WHEN...From noon to 9 PM EDT Monday.

* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat illnesses to occur.

PRECAUTIONARY PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances.

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. 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 911 if you suspect someone might be having a heat stroke.



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