... Heat advisory in effect from 11 am to 7 PM CDT Friday...
The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from 11 am to 7 PM CDT Friday.
This heat advisory includes parts of southeast Missouri and
extreme western Kentucky, southwest of a line from Cape Girardeau
* Temperature... high temperatures will be in the lower to mid 90s.
The heat index will peak between 104 and 108 degrees in the
* Impacts... persons working outdoors or engaging in recreational
activities will encounter hazardous levels of heat and humidity.
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
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Issued: 3:35 PM CDT Jul. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service