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Lockport Police Department
Saturday June 16th, 2018 :: 09:23 a.m. CDT

Advisory

Heat Advisory until 12:00AM Monday

...Dangerous Combination of High Heat and Humidity Forecast Saturday Through Monday... ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT SUNDAY NIGHT... The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect until midnight CDT Sunday night.

* TEMPERATURE...Mid 90s today and mid to upper 90s Sunday.

* HEAT INDICES...Peak afternoon heat indices around 105.

* IMPACTS...The extended duration of heat will lead to hazardous conditions, particularly for the elderly and those with pre- existing health conditions.

* AFFECTED AREAS: BOONE ... DE KALB ... DUPAGE ... FORD ... GRUNDY ... IROQUOIS ... KANE ... KANKAKEE ... KENDALL ... LA SALLE ... LAKE ... LEE ... LIVINGSTON ... MCHENRY ... OGLE ... WILL ... WINNEBAGO

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 fluids...stay in an air-conditioned room...stay out of the sun...and check up on relatives and neighbors. 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 9 1 1.

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Address/Location
Lockport Police Department
1212 South Farrell Road
Lockport, IL 60441

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 815-838-2132

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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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