Expires 10:00 PM EDT on June 25, 2016
Statement as of 3:34 am EDT on June 25, 2016
... Heat advisory in effect from noon today to 10 PM EDT this
The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a heat
advisory... which is in effect from noon today to 10 PM EDT this
* Locations... a large portion of central Georgia... generally east and
south of a line from Americus to Jackson and Warrenton.
* Heat index values... 105 to 108.
* Impacts... heat exhaustion or heat stroke can quickly occur to
anyone working or participating in outdoor activities.
A heat advisory means that a period of dangerous heat is expected.
The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will create
heat index readings of at least 105 degrees and very warm overnight
temperatures. Drink plenty of fluids... stay in an air-conditioned
room if possible and stay out of direct sunshine. Remember... the
elderly... very Young... and people with heart conditions are most at
risk in extreme heat. Friends... relatives... and neighbors are
encouraged to check on people who may be at risk.