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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
326 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...THE CURRENT HEAT WAVE WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS WEEKEND...

.THE STRETCH OF HOT WEATHER THAT BEGAN MID-WEEK AND BUILT ON
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS WEEKEND. DANGEROUS HEAT
INDICES OF 108 DEGREES OR MORE ARE EXPECTED ONCE AGAIN ON SATURDAY
OVER MUCH OF THE AREA...WITH SOME AREAS OF FRANKLIN COUNTY AND THE
SOUTHERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE REACHING HEAT INDICES AS HIGH AS 114
DEGREES...RESULTING IN ONE MORE DAY OF AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING.


ALZ065>069-FLZ007-009-011-016>019-026>029-034-118-127-128-134-
GAZ120>131-142>148-155>161-240000-
/O.CON.KTAE.HT.Y.0006.140823T1500Z-140824T0000Z/
COFFEE-DALE-HENRY-GENEVA-HOUSTON-INLAND WALTON-HOLMES-JACKSON-
GADSDEN-LEON-INLAND JEFFERSON-MADISON-LIBERTY-INLAND WAKULLA-
INLAND TAYLOR-LAFAYETTE-INLAND DIXIE-COASTAL JEFFERSON-
COASTAL WAKULLA-COASTAL TAYLOR-COASTAL DIXIE-QUITMAN-CLAY-
RANDOLPH-CALHOUN-TERRELL-DOUGHERTY-LEE-WORTH-TURNER-TIFT-BEN HILL-
IRWIN-EARLY-MILLER-BAKER-MITCHELL-COLQUITT-COOK-BERRIEN-SEMINOLE-
DECATUR-GRADY-THOMAS-BROOKS-LOWNDES-LANIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ENTERPRISE...OZARK...FORT RUCKER...
DALEVILLE...HEADLAND...ABBEVILLE...GENEVA...HARTFORD...SAMSON...
SLOCOMB...MALVERN...TAYLOR...ASHFORD...DOTHAN...KINSEY...
COWARTS...WEBB...COTTONWOOD...REHOBETH...DE FUNIAK SPRINGS...
HUDSON...BONIFAY...MARIANNA...GRACEVILLE...MALONE...SNEADS...
QUINCY...CHATTAHOOCHEE...TALLAHASSEE...SPRING HILL...MONTICELLO...
MADISON...GREENVILLE...SWEETWATER...CRAWFORDVILLE...PERRY...
MIDWAY...MAYO...CROSS CITY...SOPCHOPPY...SAINT MARKS...
KEATON BEACH...STEINHATCHEE...SUWANNEE...GEORGETOWN...
FORT GAINES...CUTHBERT...SHELLMAN...ARLINGTON...MORGAN...EDISON...
LEARY...DAWSON...ALBANY...LEESBURG...SMITHVILLE...SYLVESTER...
ASHBURN...TIFTON...FITZGERALD...OCILLA...DOUGLASVILLE...BLAKELY...
COLQUITT...NEWTON...CAMILLA...PELHAM...MOULTRIE...ADEL...SPARKS...
NASHVILLE...DONALSONVILLE...BAINBRIDGE...CAIRO...THOMASVILLE...
QUITMAN...VALDOSTA...LAKELAND
326 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014 /226 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014/

...A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT /10 AM CDT/
THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ THIS EVENING...

* HIGH TEMPERATURES: 98 TO 101 DEGREES.

* MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX: 108 TO 112 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS: HEAT CAN HAVE A CUMULATIVE EFFECT ON THE BODY. SINCE WE
  ARE SEVERAL DAYS INTO THIS HEAT WAVE...BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS IF
  YOU PLAN TO BE OUTDOORS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HEAT INDICES BETWEEN
108 AND 112 DEGREES 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...AND STAY OUT OF THE SUN.

&&

$$

17-GOULD





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