Heat Advisory

07/12/2018 12:10 PM through 07/12/2018 8:00 PM

Update to NWS-IDP-PROD-2974280-2684246

Heat Advisory issued July 12 at 12:10PM CDT expiring July 12 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN


* TEMPERATURE...Highs this afternoon in the low 90s with dew
points in the low to mid 70s will produce heat indices around
100 degrees.

* IMPACTS...Heat illnesses are possible for those active
outdoors or those susceptible to heat illnesses, such as
children and the elderly.


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... keep pets hydrated... 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.

Target Area

Hennepin; Scott; Dakota; Anoka; Washington; Carver; Ramsey

Sender: NWS Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
Sent: 12:10 PM on 07-12-2018