Heat Advisory

Alert expired Jul 10 @ 6:00 PM (EDT)

Affected Area


Severity

Moderate

Possible threat to life or property

Alert in Effect

From 8:23 AM (EDT) Wednesday July 10 until 6:00 PM (EDT) Wednesday July 10

Description

* WHAT...Heat index values up to 107 expected.
* WHERE...Broward and Miami-Dade Counties.
* WHEN...Until 6 PM EDT this evening.
* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat illnesses.

Instruction

Execute a pre-planned activity

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 when outside. Wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing. Try to limit strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Take action when you see symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. 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.

Weather Event Onset

8:23 AM (EDT), July 10

Urgency

Expected

Take responsive action in the next hour.

National Weather Service Office

Data provided by the National Weather Service