Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
337 AM CDT Sat Jul 24 2021

LAZ034>037-046>050-056>059-065-MSZ068-069-241645-
/O.NEW.KLIX.HT.Y.0003.210724T1500Z-210724T2300Z/
Pointe Coupee-West Feliciana-East Feliciana-St. Helena-Iberville-
West Baton Rouge-East Baton Rouge-Ascension-Livingston-Assumption-
St. James-St. John The Baptist-Upper Lafourche-Upper Terrebonne-
Wilkinson-Amite-
Including the cities of New Roads, Lettsworth, Livonia, Spillman,
St. Francisville, Wakefield, Jackson, Clinton, Felps, Darlington,
Easleyville, Greensburg, Montpelier, Bayou Sorrel, Plaquemine,
White Castle, Port Allen, Addis, Brusly, Baton Rouge, Gonzales,
Donaldsonville, Prairieville, Denham Springs, Watson, Walker,
Pierre Part, Labadieville, Paincourtville, Convent, Lutcher,
Gramercy, Laplace, Reserve, Thibodaux, Raceland, Larose, Houma,
Bayou Cane, Centreville, Dolorosa, Fort Adams, Woodville,
Gillsberg, Gloster, Smithdale, and Liberty
337 AM CDT Sat Jul 24 2021

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Heat index values up to around 110 expected.

* WHERE...Portions of southern Mississippi and southeast Louisiana
  generally west of Interstate 55 and Larose.

* WHEN...From 10 AM this morning to 6 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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