Horry County, South Carolina
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Heat Advisory
SCZ032-033-039-053>056-221600-
/O.NEW.KILM.HT.Y.0004.140822T1600Z-140822T2200Z/
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-
INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE...
CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...
ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...MURRELLS INLET
322 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...UP TO 106 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE MID TO
UPPER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOW TO MID 70S.

* TIMING...THE HIGHEST HEAT INDICES WILL OCCUR DURING THE
AFTERNOON HOURS.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CREATE
DANGEROUS CONDITIONS OUTSIDE...ESPECIALLY IN DIRECT SUN...OR
WITHIN NON AIR CONDITIONED HOMES AND BUSINESSES. MAKE SURE THE
ELDERLY AND CHILDREN ARE CARED FOR. LEAVE PLENTY OF WATER AND
AVAILABLE SHADE FOR OUTSIDE PETS AND LIVESTOCK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 911.

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