Interactive NWS Alert
Radar valid at 800 pm CDT, Jul 18th 2020
Including the cities of Council Bluffs, Glenwood, Red Oak,
Sidney, Hamburg, Tabor, Farragut, Clarinda, Shenandoah, Pierce,
Plainview, Osmond, Wayne, Norfolk, Stanton, West Point, Wisner,
Columbus, Schuyler, Fremont, Blair, David City, Wahoo, Ashland,
Yutan, Omaha, Bellevue, Papillion, La Vista, Seward, Milford,
Lincoln, Plattsmouth, Nebraska City, Tecumseh, Sterling, Auburn,
Pawnee City, Table Rock, and Falls City
215 PM CDT Fri Jul 17 2020
...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 8 PM CDT
* WHAT...For the first Heat Advisory, heat index values from 105
to 110. For the second Heat Advisory, heat index values from 105
to 110 but briefly up to 112 expected.
* WHERE...Portions of east central, northeast and southeast
Nebraska and southwest Iowa.
* WHEN...From 1 PM to 8 PM CDT Saturday.
* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat
illnesses to occur.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
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.
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