Issue Date: 341 AM CDT Tue Jul 27 2021
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southwest
Iowa...west central Iowa...east central Nebraska...northeast
Nebraska and southeast Nebraska.
.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
A Heat Advisory is in effect today.
Hot and humid conditions are expected during the afternoon hours.
Highs in the mid 90s coupled with dewpoints in the lower 70s will
create heat indices between 104 to 110. Hot and humid conditions
will continue during the evening hours as well.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday
A Heat Advisory is in effect until 9 PM on Wednesday.
Heat indices on Wednesday afternoon will climb above 107 degrees
and could approach 112 degrees.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Storm spotter activation will not be needed.
Issue Date: 334 AM CDT Tue Jul 27 2021
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM CDT
* WHAT...Heat index values up to 105 expected.
* WHERE...Portions of east central and northeast Nebraska and
southwest and west central Iowa.
* WHEN...From noon today to 9 PM CDT Wednesday.
* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat
illnesses to occur.
Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out
of the sun, and check up 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 9 1 1.