Inland Liberty Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 3:30 AM EDT Jun. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory in effect from noon today to 7 PM EDT this

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from noon today to 7 PM EDT this

* Heat index values... up to 106 due to temperatures in the upper
90s, and dewpoints in the lower 70s.

* Timing...

* impacts... the heat and humidity may cause heat stress during
outdoor activities.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

If you must be outdoors, drink plenty of fluids, wear light
weight clothing and stay out of direct sunshine. In addition,
know the signs of heat illnesses and be sure to check on those
who are most vulnerable to the heat such as Young children and
the elderly. Never leave children or pets in a 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.