929  
WWUS73 KMQT 301930  
NPWMQT  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI  
330 PM EDT SAT JUN 30 2018  
 
MIZ002-004>007-009>013-084-085-010000-  
/O.CON.KMQT.HT.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-180701T0000Z/  
ONTONAGON-BARAGA-MARQUETTE-ALGER-LUCE-GOGEBIC-IRON-DICKINSON-  
MENOMINEE-DELTA-SOUTHERN HOUGHTON-NORTHERN SCHOOLCRAFT-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ONTONAGON, L'ANSE, GWINN, MARQUETTE,  
GRAND MARAIS, MUNISING, NEWBERRY, IRONWOOD, IRON RIVER,  
IRON MOUNTAIN, MENOMINEE, ESCANABA, GLADSTONE, KENTON, SIDNAW,  
AND SENEY  
330 PM EDT SAT JUN 30 2018 /230 PM CDT SAT JUN 30 2018/  
 
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ THIS  
EVENING...  
 
HAZARDOUS WEATHER:  
 
* TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN IN THE LOWER TO MID 90S FOR MOST  
LOCATIONS INTO EARLY THIS EVENING. THE COMBINATION OF HIGH  
RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND THE HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL CAUSE HEAT  
INDEX VALUES TO REACH AS HIGH AS 100 TO 105 DEGREES INTO EARLY  
THIS EVENING.  
 
IMPACTS:  
 
* THE THREAT OF HEAT-RELATED ILLNESSES WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE  
AREA THIS AFTERNOON, ESPECIALLY FOR THE ELDERLY AND FOR THOSE  
WORKING OUTDOORS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS:  
 
* A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HIGH TEMPERATURES IS  
EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HIGH 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 911.  
 

 
 

 
 
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