817  
WWUS74 KOHX 050814  
NPWOHX  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN  
314 AM CDT THU JUL 5 2018  
 
TNZ005>009-023>030-056-057-059-062-051615-  
/O.NEW.KOHX.HT.Y.0003.180705T1600Z-180706T0100Z/  
STEWART-MONTGOMERY-ROBERTSON-SUMNER-MACON-HOUSTON-HUMPHREYS-  
DICKSON-CHEATHAM-DAVIDSON-WILSON-TROUSDALE-SMITH-PERRY-HICKMAN-  
WILLIAMSON-RUTHERFORD-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF DOVER, CLARKSVILLE, SPRINGFIELD,  
HENDERSONVILLE, GALLATIN, GOODLETTSVILLE, LAFAYETTE, ERIN,  
WAVERLY, NEW JOHNSONVILLE, MCEWEN, DICKSON, ASHLAND CITY,  
KINGSTON SPRINGS, NASHVILLE, LEBANON, MOUNT JULIET, HARTSVILLE,  
CARTHAGE, SOUTH CARTHAGE, GORDONSVILLE, LINDEN, LOBELVILLE,  
CENTERVILLE, FRANKLIN, BRENTWOOD, MURFREESBORO, SMYRNA,  
AND LA VERGNE  
314 AM CDT THU JUL 5 2018  
 
...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM CDT  
THIS EVENING...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NASHVILLE HAS ISSUED A HEAT  
ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM CDT  
THIS EVENING.  
 
* TEMPERATURE...HIGHS IN THE MIDDLE 90S WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES AS  
HIGH AS 105 TO 108 THIS AFTERNOON.  
 
* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL LEAD TO AN  
INCREASED RISK OF HEAT-RELATED STRESS AND ILLNESS. THE VERY  
YOUNG, THE ELDERLY, THOSE WITHOUT AIR CONDITIONING, AND THOSE  
PARTICIPATING IN STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE THE MOST  
SUSCEPTIBLE. ALSO, CAR INTERIORS CAN REACH LETHAL TEMPERATURES  
IN A MATTER OF MINUTES.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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