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Allendale County, SC

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST GEORGIA.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AROUND 110 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON AS A
RESULT OF TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S AND DEWPOINTS IN THE
LOW TO MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY COULD LEAD TO
HEAT ILLNESSES IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU MUST BE OUTDOORS...DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...WEAR LIGHT
WEIGHT CLOTHING AND STAY OUT OF THE DIRECT SUN. WHEN POSSIBLE...
RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES TO THE EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. IN ADDITION...KNOW THE SIGNS OF HEAT ILLNESSES AND BE
SURE TO CHECK ON THOSE WHO ARE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE HEAT SUCH
AS YOUNG CHILDREN AND THE ELDERLY. NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS
IN A VEHICLE SINCE TEMPERATURES CAN BE MUCH HIGHER INSIDE THE
VEHICLE.

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.

&&

$$

Beaufort County, SC

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST GEORGIA.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AROUND 110 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON AS A
RESULT OF TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S AND DEWPOINTS IN THE
LOW TO MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY COULD LEAD TO
HEAT ILLNESSES IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU MUST BE OUTDOORS...DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...WEAR LIGHT
WEIGHT CLOTHING AND STAY OUT OF THE DIRECT SUN. WHEN POSSIBLE...
RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES TO THE EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. IN ADDITION...KNOW THE SIGNS OF HEAT ILLNESSES AND BE
SURE TO CHECK ON THOSE WHO ARE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE HEAT SUCH
AS YOUNG CHILDREN AND THE ELDERLY. NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS
IN A VEHICLE SINCE TEMPERATURES CAN BE MUCH HIGHER INSIDE THE
VEHICLE.

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.

&&

$$

Berkeley County, SC

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST GEORGIA.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AROUND 110 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON AS A
RESULT OF TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S AND DEWPOINTS IN THE
LOW TO MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY COULD LEAD TO
HEAT ILLNESSES IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU MUST BE OUTDOORS...DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...WEAR LIGHT
WEIGHT CLOTHING AND STAY OUT OF THE DIRECT SUN. WHEN POSSIBLE...
RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES TO THE EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. IN ADDITION...KNOW THE SIGNS OF HEAT ILLNESSES AND BE
SURE TO CHECK ON THOSE WHO ARE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE HEAT SUCH
AS YOUNG CHILDREN AND THE ELDERLY. NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS
IN A VEHICLE SINCE TEMPERATURES CAN BE MUCH HIGHER INSIDE THE
VEHICLE.

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.

&&

$$

Charleston County, SC

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST GEORGIA.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AROUND 110 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON AS A
RESULT OF TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S AND DEWPOINTS IN THE
LOW TO MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY COULD LEAD TO
HEAT ILLNESSES IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU MUST BE OUTDOORS...DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...WEAR LIGHT
WEIGHT CLOTHING AND STAY OUT OF THE DIRECT SUN. WHEN POSSIBLE...
RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES TO THE EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. IN ADDITION...KNOW THE SIGNS OF HEAT ILLNESSES AND BE
SURE TO CHECK ON THOSE WHO ARE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE HEAT SUCH
AS YOUNG CHILDREN AND THE ELDERLY. NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS
IN A VEHICLE SINCE TEMPERATURES CAN BE MUCH HIGHER INSIDE THE
VEHICLE.

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.

&&

$$

Colleton County, SC

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST GEORGIA.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AROUND 110 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON AS A
RESULT OF TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S AND DEWPOINTS IN THE
LOW TO MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY COULD LEAD TO
HEAT ILLNESSES IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU MUST BE OUTDOORS...DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...WEAR LIGHT
WEIGHT CLOTHING AND STAY OUT OF THE DIRECT SUN. WHEN POSSIBLE...
RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES TO THE EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. IN ADDITION...KNOW THE SIGNS OF HEAT ILLNESSES AND BE
SURE TO CHECK ON THOSE WHO ARE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE HEAT SUCH
AS YOUNG CHILDREN AND THE ELDERLY. NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS
IN A VEHICLE SINCE TEMPERATURES CAN BE MUCH HIGHER INSIDE THE
VEHICLE.

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.

&&

$$

Dorchester County, SC

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST GEORGIA.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AROUND 110 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON AS A
RESULT OF TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S AND DEWPOINTS IN THE
LOW TO MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY COULD LEAD TO
HEAT ILLNESSES IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU MUST BE OUTDOORS...DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...WEAR LIGHT
WEIGHT CLOTHING AND STAY OUT OF THE DIRECT SUN. WHEN POSSIBLE...
RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES TO THE EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. IN ADDITION...KNOW THE SIGNS OF HEAT ILLNESSES AND BE
SURE TO CHECK ON THOSE WHO ARE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE HEAT SUCH
AS YOUNG CHILDREN AND THE ELDERLY. NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS
IN A VEHICLE SINCE TEMPERATURES CAN BE MUCH HIGHER INSIDE THE
VEHICLE.

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.

&&

$$

Florence County, SC

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...FROM 105 TO 108 DEGREES DUE TO TEMPERATURES
IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOW TO MID 70S.

* TIMING...HIGHEST HEAT INDICES WILL OCCUR FROM MIDDAY THROUGH
LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL MAKE FOR
DANGEROUS CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY OUTSIDE IN THE FULL SUN AND
IN NON AIR CONDITIONED HOMES AND BUSINESSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. DRINK
PLENTY OF WATER IF OUTSIDE.

REMEMBER TO BRING OUTDOOR PETS AND ANIMALS INSIDE IF POSSIBLE OR
MOVE THEM INTO SHADED AREAS WITH PLENTY OF WATER.

$$

Georgetown County, SC

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...FROM 105 TO 108 DEGREES DUE TO TEMPERATURES
IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOW TO MID 70S.

* TIMING...HIGHEST HEAT INDICES WILL OCCUR FROM MIDDAY THROUGH
LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL MAKE FOR
DANGEROUS CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY OUTSIDE IN THE FULL SUN AND
IN NON AIR CONDITIONED HOMES AND BUSINESSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. DRINK
PLENTY OF WATER IF OUTSIDE.

REMEMBER TO BRING OUTDOOR PETS AND ANIMALS INSIDE IF POSSIBLE OR
MOVE THEM INTO SHADED AREAS WITH PLENTY OF WATER.

$$

Hampton County, SC

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST GEORGIA.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AROUND 110 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON AS A
RESULT OF TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S AND DEWPOINTS IN THE
LOW TO MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY COULD LEAD TO
HEAT ILLNESSES IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU MUST BE OUTDOORS...DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...WEAR LIGHT
WEIGHT CLOTHING AND STAY OUT OF THE DIRECT SUN. WHEN POSSIBLE...
RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES TO THE EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. IN ADDITION...KNOW THE SIGNS OF HEAT ILLNESSES AND BE
SURE TO CHECK ON THOSE WHO ARE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE HEAT SUCH
AS YOUNG CHILDREN AND THE ELDERLY. NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS
IN A VEHICLE SINCE TEMPERATURES CAN BE MUCH HIGHER INSIDE THE
VEHICLE.

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.

&&

$$

Horry County, SC

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...FROM 105 TO 108 DEGREES DUE TO TEMPERATURES
IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOW TO MID 70S.

* TIMING...HIGHEST HEAT INDICES WILL OCCUR FROM MIDDAY THROUGH
LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL MAKE FOR
DANGEROUS CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY OUTSIDE IN THE FULL SUN AND
IN NON AIR CONDITIONED HOMES AND BUSINESSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. DRINK
PLENTY OF WATER IF OUTSIDE.

REMEMBER TO BRING OUTDOOR PETS AND ANIMALS INSIDE IF POSSIBLE OR
MOVE THEM INTO SHADED AREAS WITH PLENTY OF WATER.

$$

Jasper County, SC

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST GEORGIA.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AROUND 110 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON AS A
RESULT OF TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S AND DEWPOINTS IN THE
LOW TO MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY COULD LEAD TO
HEAT ILLNESSES IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU MUST BE OUTDOORS...DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...WEAR LIGHT
WEIGHT CLOTHING AND STAY OUT OF THE DIRECT SUN. WHEN POSSIBLE...
RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES TO THE EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. IN ADDITION...KNOW THE SIGNS OF HEAT ILLNESSES AND BE
SURE TO CHECK ON THOSE WHO ARE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE HEAT SUCH
AS YOUNG CHILDREN AND THE ELDERLY. NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS
IN A VEHICLE SINCE TEMPERATURES CAN BE MUCH HIGHER INSIDE THE
VEHICLE.

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.

&&

$$

Marion County, SC

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...FROM 105 TO 108 DEGREES DUE TO TEMPERATURES
IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOW TO MID 70S.

* TIMING...HIGHEST HEAT INDICES WILL OCCUR FROM MIDDAY THROUGH
LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL MAKE FOR
DANGEROUS CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY OUTSIDE IN THE FULL SUN AND
IN NON AIR CONDITIONED HOMES AND BUSINESSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. DRINK
PLENTY OF WATER IF OUTSIDE.

REMEMBER TO BRING OUTDOOR PETS AND ANIMALS INSIDE IF POSSIBLE OR
MOVE THEM INTO SHADED AREAS WITH PLENTY OF WATER.

$$

Williamsburg County, SC

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...FROM 105 TO 108 DEGREES DUE TO TEMPERATURES
IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOW TO MID 70S.

* TIMING...HIGHEST HEAT INDICES WILL OCCUR FROM MIDDAY THROUGH
LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL MAKE FOR
DANGEROUS CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY OUTSIDE IN THE FULL SUN AND
IN NON AIR CONDITIONED HOMES AND BUSINESSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. DRINK
PLENTY OF WATER IF OUTSIDE.

REMEMBER TO BRING OUTDOOR PETS AND ANIMALS INSIDE IF POSSIBLE OR
MOVE THEM INTO SHADED AREAS WITH PLENTY OF WATER.

$$

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