Excessive Heat Warning



URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
150 PM EDT Tue Jun 14 2022

OHZ028-029-047-150200-
/O.UPG.KCLE.HT.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-220616T0100Z/
/O.EXB.KCLE.EH.W.0001.220615T1400Z-220616T0100Z/
Crawford-Richland-Knox-
Including the cities of Bucyrus, Galion, Crestline, Mansfield,
and Mount Vernon
150 PM EDT Tue Jun 14 2022

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 9 PM EDT
WEDNESDAY...THE HEAT ADVISORY FOR TODAY HAS BEEN CANCELLED...

* WHAT...Dangerously hot conditions with heat index values up to
  106 expected.

* WHERE...Crawford, Richland and Knox Counties.

* WHEN...From 10 AM to 9 PM EDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat
  illnesses to occur.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Lingering power outages and clean-up
  efforts will increase the impact of the hot weather.

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.