Carbondale, IL (62901)

9:46 AM CDT on July 26, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Fire station #2 | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 407 ft 37.73 °N, 89.24 °W | Updated 11 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
89.1 °F
Feels Like 105 °F
N
2.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSW
Gusts 8.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.05 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 105 °F
Dew Point 79 °F
Humidity 73%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:55 AM 8:10 PM
Waxing Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KMDH 261352Z 20007KT 10SM CLR 29/26 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP174 T02890261
Pressure 30.05 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 105 °F
Dew Point 79 °F
Humidity 73%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:55 AM 8:10 PM
Waxing Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KMDH 261352Z 20007KT 10SM CLR 29/26 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP174 T02890261

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 2:40 AM CDT Jul. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon today to 8 PM CDT
this evening...

* temperature... high temperatures will be mostly in the mid 90s.
The peak heat index in the afternoon will generally be around
105 degrees.

* Impacts... persons who work or spend time outdoors will be at a
potential risk for heat-related illness. Heat exhaustion or
heat stroke may occur if precautions are not taken. The very
Young, the elderly, and those without air conditioning are
especially susceptible to heat related health problems.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.

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.