514  
WWUS73 KGRR 041909  
NPWGRR  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI  
309 PM EDT WED JUL 4 2018  
 
MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-050000-  
/O.CON.KGRR.HT.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-180705T0000Z/  
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-  
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-  
INGHAM-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LUDINGTON, BALDWIN, REED CITY, CLARE,  
HART, FREMONT, BIG RAPIDS, MOUNT PLEASANT, MUSKEGON, GREENVILLE,  
ALMA, GRAND HAVEN, JENISON, GRAND RAPIDS, IONIA, ST. JOHNS,  
HOLLAND, HASTINGS, CHARLOTTE, LANSING, SOUTH HAVEN, KALAMAZOO,  
BATTLE CREEK, AND JACKSON  
309 PM EDT WED JUL 4 2018  
   
..HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
 
 
HAZARDOUS WEATHER...  
 
* TEMPERATURES HAVE CLIMBED INTO THE LOWER 90S.  
 
* HEAT INDICES HAVE CLIMBED TO AROUND 100.  
 
IMPACTS...  
 
* HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE FOR THOSE SPENDING PROLONGED TIME  
OUTDOORS OR IN NON-AIR CONDITIONED BUILDINGS.  
 
* THOSE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE HEAT ARE CHILDREN AND THE  
ELDERLY.  
 
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 9 1 1.  
 
* WEATHER PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON LINE AT  
WWW.READY.GOV/HEAT.  
 

 
 

 
 
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