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Severe storm chances return Thursday; heat advisory issued

A chance for severe weather returns Thursday.

Posted: Jul. 11, 2018 2:29 PM
Updated: Jul. 11, 2018 4:15 PM

A chance for severe weather returns Thursday.
A slight risk for severe weather exists for Thursday with the main threats being damaging wind gusts and large hail. Isolated storms will linger into Friday morning.
Temperatures will be rising as well. Heat indices before the potential storms will be between 95-105 degrees.

Heat Advisory

Areas Affected: Adair; Adams; Audubon; Boone; Calhoun; Carroll; Cass; Clarke; Crawford; Dallas; Decatur; Emmet; Greene; Guthrie; Humboldt; Kossuth; Madison; Palo Alto; Pocahontas; Polk; Ringgold; Sac; Taylor; Union; Warren; Webster

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)
...Hot and Humid Conditions into Thursday... .A hot and humid airmass will remain in place across much of Iowa through at least Thursday. With little relief expected tonight, the previous Heat Advisory has been extended into tonight and Thursday with an additional expansion farther east for tomorrow afternoon. ...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THURSDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...Overnight temperatures no lower than the middle 70s are expected with highs Thursday in the lower to middle 90s. Peak heat indices will reach as high as 103 to 107 degrees in many locations Thursday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Heat illnesses are possible for those active outdoors. Vulnerable populations such as children and the elderly are especially susceptible. Those planning outdoor activities need to take necessary precautions to beat the heat.

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 neighbors. Take extra precautions, if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of water. 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.

Heat Advisory

Areas Affected: Allamakee; Chickasaw; Clayton; Fayette; Floyd; Howard; Mitchell; Winneshiek

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...A Heat Advisory is in Effect for Thursday Afternoon and Evening... .A hot and humid airmass will be found across southeast Minnesota, northeast Iowa, and west central and parts of central Wisconsin on Thursday afternoon and evening. Heat indices will range from 95 to 105 degrees. If you have outdoor plans, be sure to drink plenty of water and take frequent breaks from the heat. ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM CDT THURSDAY... The National Weather Service in La Crosse has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect from noon to 8 PM CDT Thursday.

* TEMPERATURE...Heat indices of 95 to 105 degrees.

* IMPACTS...Heat-related illness can occur in as little as 30 minutes with exposure to the heat.

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 neighbors.

Heat Advisory

Areas Affected: Appanoose; Black Hawk; Bremer; Butler; Cerro Gordo; Davis; Franklin; Grundy; Hamilton; Hancock; Hardin; Jasper; Lucas; Mahaska; Marion; Marshall; Monroe; Poweshiek; Story; Tama; Wapello; Wayne; Winnebago; Worth; Wright

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)
...Hot and Humid Conditions into Thursday... .A hot and humid airmass will remain in place across much of Iowa through at least Thursday. With little relief expected tonight, the previous Heat Advisory has been extended into tonight and Thursday with an additional expansion farther east for tomorrow afternoon. ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 8 PM CDT THURSDAY... The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM to 8 PM CDT Thursday.

* TEMPERATURE...Highs in the lower to middle 90s and dewpoints well through the 70s will combine to boost afternoon heat indices to between 102 and 106 degrees in many locations Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Heat illnesses are possible for those active outdoors. Vulnerable populations such as children and the elderly are especially susceptible. Those planning outdoor activities need to take necessary precautions to beat the heat.

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 neighbors. Take extra precautions, if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of water. 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.

Heat Advisory

Areas Affected: Dodge; Fillmore; Houston; Mower; Olmsted; Wabasha; Winona

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...A Heat Advisory is in Effect for Thursday Afternoon and Evening... .A hot and humid airmass will be found across southeast Minnesota, northeast Iowa, and west central and parts of central Wisconsin on Thursday afternoon and evening. Heat indices will range from 95 to 105 degrees. If you have outdoor plans, be sure to drink plenty of water and take frequent breaks from the heat. ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM CDT THURSDAY... The National Weather Service in La Crosse has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect from noon to 8 PM CDT Thursday.

* TEMPERATURE...Heat indices of 95 to 105 degrees.

* IMPACTS...Heat-related illness can occur in as little as 30 minutes with exposure to the heat.

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 neighbors.

Heat Advisory

Areas Affected: Freeborn; Goodhue; Rice; Steele; Waseca

NWS Minneapolis (Southern Minnesota)
...HOT AND HUMID WEATHER WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING... ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM CDT THURSDAY... The National Weather Service in Twin Cities/Chanhassen has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect from noon to 8 PM CDT Thursday.

* TEMPERATURE...Highs in the low 90s with dew points in the low to mid 70s will produce heat indices around 100 degrees Thursday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Heat illnesses are possible for those active outdoors or those susceptible to heat illnesses, such as children and the elderly.

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 neighbors. Take extra precautions...if you work or spend time outside. When possible...reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of water. 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 l

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