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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
341 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

GAZ087-088-099>101-114>119-137>141-SCZ040-042>045-047>052-290745-
JENKINS-SCREVEN-CANDLER-BULLOCH-EFFINGHAM-TATTNALL-EVANS-
INLAND BRYAN-COASTAL BRYAN-INLAND CHATHAM-COASTAL CHATHAM-LONG-
INLAND LIBERTY-COASTAL LIBERTY-INLAND MCINTOSH-COASTAL MCINTOSH-
ALLENDALE-HAMPTON-INLAND COLLETON-DORCHESTER-INLAND BERKELEY-
INLAND JASPER-BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-COASTAL JASPER-
TIDAL BERKELEY-
341 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST GEORGIA AND
SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   HEAT ADVISORY.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
LATE TODAY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ALONG
AND JUST AHEAD OF THE FRONT AND IMPACT THE REGION IN THE LATE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. SEVERAL OF THESE THUNDERSTORMS COULD
BECOME SEVERE...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WIND GUSTS.
THE PRIMARY TIME PERIOD FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IS BETWEEN THE
HOURS OF 5 PM AND MIDNIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ASSISTANCE IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
335 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

GAZ087-088-099>101-114>119-137>141-SCZ040-042>045-047>052-281600-
/O.CON.KCHS.HT.Y.0002.140728T1500Z-140728T2300Z/
JENKINS-SCREVEN-CANDLER-BULLOCH-EFFINGHAM-TATTNALL-EVANS-
INLAND BRYAN-COASTAL BRYAN-INLAND CHATHAM-COASTAL CHATHAM-LONG-
INLAND LIBERTY-COASTAL LIBERTY-INLAND MCINTOSH-COASTAL MCINTOSH-
ALLENDALE-HAMPTON-INLAND COLLETON-DORCHESTER-INLAND BERKELEY-
INLAND JASPER-BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-COASTAL JASPER-
TIDAL BERKELEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MILLEN...SYLVANIA...METTER...
STATESBORO...SPRINGFIELD...REIDSVILLE...CLAXTON...PEMBROKE...
FORT MCALLISTER...SAVANNAH...TYBEE ISLAND...LUDOWICI...
HINESVILLE...HALFMOON LANDING...TOWNSEND...DARIEN...ALLENDALE...
HAMPTON...WALTERBORO...ST. GEORGE...SUMMERVILLE...MONCKS CORNER...
RIDGELAND...BEAUFORT...HILTON HEAD...EDISTO BEACH...CHARLESTON...
JASPER...DANIEL ISLAND...NAVAL WEAPONS STATION CHARLESTON
335 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST GEORGIA.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AROUND 110 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON AS A
  RESULT OF TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOW
  TO MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY COULD LEAD TO
  HEAT ILLNESSES IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU MUST BE OUTDOORS...DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...WEAR LIGHT
WEIGHT CLOTHING AND STAY OUT OF THE DIRECT SUN. WHEN POSSIBLE...
RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES TO THE EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. IN ADDITION...KNOW THE SIGNS OF HEAT ILLNESSES AND BE
SURE TO CHECK ON THOSE WHO ARE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE HEAT SUCH
AS YOUNG CHILDREN AND THE ELDERLY. NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS
IN A VEHICLE SINCE TEMPERATURES CAN BE MUCH HIGHER INSIDE THE
VEHICLE.

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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