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Shepherdsville Police Department
Thursday July 20th, 2017 :: 09:52 a.m. EDT
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Heat Advisory until 08:00PM Friday

...Very Hot and Humid Friday... .Afternoon temperatures in the 90s combined with high humidity will create heat indices in the 105 to 108 range Friday afternoon. ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT /11 AM CDT/ TO 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ FRIDAY... The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect from noon EDT /11 AM CDT/ to 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ Friday.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Peak heat index values 105 to 108 Friday afternoon and early evening.

* IMPACTS...The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will lead to an increased risk of heat related stress and illnesses. The very young, the elderly, those without air conditioning, and those participating in strenuous outdoor activities will be the most susceptible.

* AFFECTED AREAS: ALLEN ... BARREN ... BRECKINRIDGE ... BULLITT ... BUTLER ... EDMONSON ... GRAYSON ... HANCOCK ... HARDIN ... HART ... JEFFERSON ... LARUE ... LOGAN ... MEADE ... NELSON ... OHIO ... OLDHAM ... SHELBY ... SIMPSON ... SPENCER ... WARREN

Instructions:

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.

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Address/Location
Shepherdsville Police Department
Conestoga Pkwy
Shepherdsville, KY 40165

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 502-921-1000

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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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