918 AM CDT Wed Aug 21 2019 Expiration:
1630 GMT 22 2019
This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of East Arkansas...
the Missouri Bootheel...North Mississippi...and West Tennessee.
.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
A Heat Advisory is in effect for the entire Midsouth. Heat
indices are expected to reach 105 or greater this afternoon into
the early evening.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday
A few strong to severe storms are possible on Thursday, mainly
north of I40.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
347 AM CDT Wed Aug 21 2019 Expiration:
0100 GMT 22 2019
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
* HEAT INDEX READINGS...105 degrees or greater this afternoon and
* TIMING...Through this evening.
* IMPACTS...The dangerous heat could cause heat stroke or heat
exhaustion. Try to stay inside an air-conditioned building.
Drink plenty of fluids. Keep an eye on the elderly, children,
and individuals who do not have air-conditioning or work
outdoors. Remember to check the backseat for children and pets
when exiting vehicles.
A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned
room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and
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.
Harrisburg, AR Weather Warnings, Advisories and Alerts are issued by the National Weather Service.
You may want to see if there are any Special Weather Statements