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Franklin County IN E911
Tuesday July 3rd, 2018 :: 03:47 p.m. EDT

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Heat Advisory until 08:00PM Thursday

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON WEDNESDAY TO 8 PM EDT THURSDAY...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Up to 104 due to temperatures in the lower 90s, and dewpoints in the mid 70s.

* TIMING...The highest heat indices will be between noon and 8 PM Wednesday and Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Heat stroke, heat exhaustion and other heat related illnesses will be possible, especially if you spend a significant amount of time outdoors, or are involved in any strenuous outdoor activity.

* AFFECTED AREAS: FRANKLIN

Instructions:

Reduce outdoor activities, especially from mid-morning through the afternoon. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing and drink plenty of water. If possible, spend more time in air conditioned or well ventilated places. 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 911.

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Address/Location
Franklin County IN E911
371 Main St
Brookville, IN 47012

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 765-647-5555

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Alert Details

Severity:
Minor - Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Heat Advisory

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