604  
WWUS73 KMPX 020809  
NPWMPX  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN  
309 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2020  
 
MNZ060>063-068>070-022015-  
/O.NEW.KMPX.HT.Y.0002.200702T1800Z-200703T0100Z/  
HENNEPIN-ANOKA-RAMSEY-WASHINGTON-CARVER-SCOTT-DAKOTA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MINNEAPOLIS, BLAINE, ST PAUL, STILLWATER,  
CHANHASSEN, CHASKA, VICTORIA, SHAKOPEE, AND HASTINGS  
309 AM CDT THU JUL 2 2020  
 
...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT  
THIS EVENING...  
 
* WHAT...HEAT INDEX VALUES IN EXCESS OF 95 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED  
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.  
 
* WHERE...HENNEPIN, ANOKA, RAMSEY, WASHINGTON, CARVER, SCOTT AND  
DAKOTA COUNTIES.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING.  
 
* IMPACTS...HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY MAY CAUSE HEAT  
ILLNESSES TO OCCUR.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS, STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM, STAY OUT  
OF THE SUN, AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS. YOUNG  
CHILDREN AND PETS SHOULD NEVER BE LEFT UNATTENDED IN VEHICLES  
UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES.  
 
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 LIGHTWEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN  
POSSIBLE. 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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