021  
WWUS74 KMEG 102021  
NPWMEG  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN  
321 PM CDT MON AUG 10 2020  
 
TNZ004-022-055-110000-  
/O.EXA.KMEG.HT.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-200811T0000Z/  
HENRY-BENTON TN-DECATUR-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PARIS, CAMDEN, PARSONS, AND DECATURVILLE  
321 PM CDT MON AUG 10 2020  
   
..HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
 
 
* WHAT...HEAT INDEX VALUES UP TO 105.  
 
* WHERE...HENRY, BENTON TN AND DECATUR COUNTIES.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL 7 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
ARZ009-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-MSZ001>017-  
020>024-TNZ001>003-019>021-048>054-088>092-110000-  
/O.CON.KMEG.HT.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-200811T0000Z/  
CLAY-GREENE-CRAIGHEAD-POINSETT-MISSISSIPPI-CROSS-CRITTENDEN-  
ST. FRANCIS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-DUNKLIN-PEMISCOT-DESOTO-MARSHALL-  
BENTON MS-TIPPAH-ALCORN-TISHOMINGO-TUNICA-TATE-PRENTISS-COAHOMA-  
QUITMAN-PANOLA-LAFAYETTE-UNION-PONTOTOC-LEE MS-ITAWAMBA-  
TALLAHATCHIE-YALOBUSHA-CALHOUN-CHICKASAW-MONROE-LAKE-OBION-  
WEAKLEY-DYER-GIBSON-CARROLL-LAUDERDALE-TIPTON-HAYWOOD-CROCKETT-  
MADISON-CHESTER-HENDERSON-SHELBY-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-MCNAIRY-HARDIN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PIGGOTT, CORNING, PARAGOULD, JONESBORO,  
HARRISBURG, BLYTHEVILLE, WYNNE, WEST MEMPHIS, FORREST CITY,  
MARIANNA, HELENA, WEST HELENA, KENNETT, CARUTHERSVILLE,  
SOUTHAVEN, OLIVE BRANCH, HOLLY SPRINGS, ASHLAND, RIPLEY MS,  
CORINTH, IUKA, TUNICA, SENATOBIA, BOONEVILLE, CLARKSDALE, MARKS,  
BATESVILLE, OXFORD, NEW ALBANY, PONTOTOC, TUPELO, FULTON,  
CHARLESTON, WATER VALLEY, COFFEEVILLE, BRUCE, CALHOUN CITY,  
HOUSTON, OKOLONA, AMORY, ABERDEEN, TIPTONVILLE, UNION CITY,  
MARTIN, DRESDEN, DYERSBURG, HUMBOLDT, MILAN, HUNTINGDON,  
RIPLEY TN, COVINGTON, BROWNSVILLE, ALAMO, JACKSON, HENDERSON,  
LEXINGTON, BARTLETT, GERMANTOWN, COLLIERVILLE, MEMPHIS,  
MILLINGTON, SOMERVILLE, OAKLAND, BOLIVAR, SELMER, AND SAVANNAH  
321 PM CDT MON AUG 10 2020  
   
..HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
 
 
* WHAT...HEAT INDEX VALUES AROUND 105.  
 
* WHERE...PORTIONS OF NORTH MISSISSIPPI, WEST TENNESSEE, EAST  
ARKANSAS AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL 7 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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