Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Inland Bay (FLZ012) Florida Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Heat Advisory Heat Advisory


Updated:Sat, 25-May-2019 2:42pm CDT
Effective:Sat, 25-May-2019 2:42pm CDT
Expires:Mon, 27-May-2019 7:00pm CDT
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Calhoun; Coastal Bay; Coastal Gulf; Gadsden; Inland Bay; Inland Gulf; Jackson; Liberty; Washington
 
Instructions: 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 neighbors. 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.

Message summary: .heat indices will peak in the 100-105f range. Although this is below advisory criteria of 108f, the areas highlighted are at higher risk of heat danger due to damaged infrastructure from hurricane michael.
...heat advisory remains in effect until 8 pm edt /7 pm cdt/ monday...
* temperature...highs will be in the upper 90s with heat indices around 100-105.
* impacts...increased risk of heat illness.
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Source: NWS Watches, Warnings or Advisories for zone FLZ012

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