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Shelby County Emergency Management Agency
Friday June 15th, 2018 :: 03:40 a.m. CDT

Advisory

Heat Advisory until 07:00PM Monday

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT MONDAY... The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 7 PM CDT Monday.

* TEMPERATURE...Highs will reach the low to mid 90s today through Monday. Heat indices will peak near 100 degrees this afternoon, and from 100 to 105 degrees during the afternoons from Saturday through Monday.

* TIMING...This afternoon through Monday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Heat illnesses due to prolonged oppressive heat and humidity.

* AFFECTED AREAS: CASS ... CHRISTIAN ... CLAY ... DE WITT ... EFFINGHAM ... FULTON ... KNOX ... LOGAN ... MACON ... MARSHALL ... MASON ... MCLEAN ... MENARD ... MORGAN ... MOULTRIE ... PEORIA ... PIATT ... SANGAMON ... SCHUYLER ... SCOTT ... SHELBY ... STARK ... TAZEWELL ... WOODFORD

Instructions:

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 water, wear light weight and loose fitting clothing, stay in an air-conditioned room if possible, stay out of the sun and take frequent breaks, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke.

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Address/Location
Shelby County Emergency Management Agency
315 East Main Street
Shelbyville, IL 62565

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 217-774-1499

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Alert Details

Severity:
Minor - Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Heat Advisory

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