Madison, IL (62060)

11:43 AM CDT on July 24, 2016 (GMT -0500)
EAST GRANITE | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Excessive Heat Warning

Elev 423 ft 38.70 °N, 90.13 °W | Updated 2 minutes ago

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91.0 °F
Feels Like 112 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from SW

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.95 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 112 °F
Dew Point 82 °F
Humidity 74%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:55 AM 8:18 PM
Waning Gibbous, 75% visible
METAR KCPS 241553Z 20007KT 160V240 10SM CLR 33/25 A2996 RMK AO2 SLP140 T03330250
Pressure 29.95 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 112 °F
Dew Point 82 °F
Humidity 74%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:55 AM 8:18 PM
Waning Gibbous, 75% visible
METAR KCPS 241553Z 20007KT 160V240 10SM CLR 33/25 A2996 RMK AO2 SLP140 T03330250

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Excessive Heat Warning
Issued: 4:08 AM CDT Jul. 24, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 8 PM CDT this
evening...

* timing... heat index values will rise above 105 degrees this
afternoon.

* Heat index values... up to 111 due to temperatures in the upper
90s... and dewpoints in the mid 70s.

* Impacts... the combination of hot temperatures and high
humidity will likely 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.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An excessive heat warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures and high humidity will occur. In
addition... nighttime conditions will remain warm and muggy
providing little chance for relief. This combination will create
a dangerous situation in which heat-related illnesses are
likely... especially for those living in un-air conditioned homes
or apartments.

People in the Saint Louis metropolitan area can get information
about cooling centers or energy assistance related to the
excessive heat by calling the United way of greater Saint Louis
at 800-427-4626... or if calling from a land line phone dial 2-1-
1. You can also call cool down Saint Louis at 314-241-7668.