Inland Pender Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 3:30 PM EDT Jun. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory in effect from 11 am to 8 PM EDT Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from 11 am to 8 PM EDT Sunday.

* Heat index values... up to 109 as high temperatures reach 95 to
100 degrees.

* Timing... the most dangerous conditions are expected during the
afternoon and early evening.

* Impacts... the heat and humidity may cause heat stress during
outdoor exertion or extended exposure.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. To
reduce the risk of heat illness during outdoor work, the
occupational safety and health administration recommends
scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned
environments.



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