HEAT ADVISORY: When It Could Feel Like 110 Degrees...
The National Weather Service in Nashville has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect from 2 PM Friday to 7 PM CDT
* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Afternoon heat index values Between 105 and
* TIMING...During the afternoon hours on Friday and Saturday.
* IMPACTS...The combination of heat and humidity will lead to an
increased risk of heat-related stress and illness. The very
young, the elderly, those without air conditioning, and those
participating in strenuous outdoor activities will be the most
susceptible. Also, car interiors can reach lethal temperatures
in a matter of minutes.
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