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Boone County, IN Sheriffs Office
Tuesday August 2nd, 2011 :: 06:44 a.m. EDT
Advisory

Heat Advisory: Boone County is under heat advisroy today August 2,2011 from 1200 to 2000 hrs

TUE AUG 2 2011

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN INDIANAPOLIS HAS ISSUED A HEAT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURES: HIGHS WILL TOP OFF IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S TODAY WITH HEAT INDIXES APPROACHING THE 105 DEGREE MARK.

* IMPACTS: THERE IS AN INCREASED RISK OF HEAT EXHAUSTION OR HEAT STROKE IN THIS SITUATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS 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.

Address/Location
Boone County, IN Sheriffs Office
1905 Indianapolis Avenue
Lebanon, IN 46052

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 765-482-1412

Corporal Robert Hatfield
Boone County Sheriff Communications
rhatfield@co.boone.in.us
765-482-1412

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