Again Today: Caution Advised Due to Heat and Humidity

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
246 AM CDT TUE JUN 15 2010

TNZ005>011-022>034-056>066-075-077>080-093>095-160100-
STEWART-MONTGOMERY-ROBERTSON-SUMNER-MACON-CLAY-PICKETT-BENTON-
HOUSTON-HUMPHREYS-DICKSON-CHEATHAM-DAVIDSON-WILSON-TROUSDALE-
SMITH-JACKSON-PUTNAM-OVERTON-FENTRESS-PERRY-HICKMAN-LEWIS-
WILLIAMSON-MAURY-MARSHALL-RUTHERFORD-CANNON-DE KALB-WHITE-
CUMBERLAND-BEDFORD-COFFEE-WARREN-GRUNDY-VAN BUREN-WAYNE-LAWRENCE-
GILES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOVER...CLARKSVILLE...SPRINGFIELD...
GALLATIN...LAFAYETTE...CELINA...BYRDSTOWN...CAMDEN...ERIN...
WAVERLY...DICKSON...ASHLAND CITY...NASHVILLE...LEBANON...
MOUNT JULIET...HARTSVILLE...CARTHAGE...GAINESBORO...COOKEVILLE...
LIVINGSTON...JAMESTOWN...LOBELVILLE...CENTERVILLE...HOHENWALD...
FRANKLIN...BRENTWOOD...COLUMBIA...LEWISBURG...MURFREESBORO...
WOODBURY...SMITHVILLE...SPARTA...CROSSVILLE...SHELBYVILLE...
TULLAHOMA...MANCHESTER...MCMINNVILLE...ALTAMONT...SPENCER...
WAYNESBORO...LAWRENCEBURG...PULASKI
246 AM CDT TUE JUN 15 2010

...CAUTION ADVISED DUE TO HEAT AND HUMIDITY...

A VERY WARM AND HUMID AIR MASS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS MUCH OF MIDDLE
TENNESSEE THROUGH THIS WEEK. CONDITIONS WILL BE WORST IN THE
CENTRAL AND WESTERN PARTS OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE...WHERE DAYTIME
HIGHS WILL BE IN THE MID 90S WITH NIGHTTIME LOWS WILL GENERALLY
BE IN THE LOWER 70S MOST OF THE WEEK. THUS...HUMIDITY WILL
CONTINUE TO BE ABOVE AVERAGE.

THE HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CAUSE HEAT INDEX VALUES
SLIGHTLY OVER 100 DEGREES AGAIN ON TUESDAY FOR MUCH OF MIDDLE
TENNESSEE...WITH SLIGHTLY LOWER VALUES ACROSS THE PLATEAU.

HERE ARE SOME SUGGESTIONS TO HELP COPE WITH THE HEAT WAVE ESPECIALLY
IF YOU MUST SPEND MUCH TIME OUTDOORS...

DRINK PLENTY OF NON ALCOHOLIC FLUIDS.

WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LIGHT COLORED CLOTHING.

TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS IN THE SHADE AND TRY TO AVOID SUNBURN.

MORE INFORMATION ABOUT HEAT SAFETY CAN BE FOUND AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NASHVILLE
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