Pike Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Heat Advisory
Statement as of 03:50 AM CDT on iulie 30, 2015

... Heat advisory in effect from noon today to 7 PM CDT this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a heat
advisory... which is in effect from noon today to 7 PM CDT this
evening.

* Areas affected... parts of west central and south Arkansas...
generally south of a line from Mena... to Arkadelphia to Dumas.

* Heat index: afternoon and early evening heat index values are
expected to reach 105 to 109 degrees.

* Impacts: when it is this hot... and especially for a prolonged
time... heat illnesses become more of a concern.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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... stay in an air-conditioned
room... stay out of the sun... and check up on relatives and
neighbors.



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Record Report
Statement as of 04:11 am CDT on July 30, 2015

... Record high temperature tied at Stuttgart Airport...

a record high temperature of 100 degrees was set at Stuttgart Airport yesterday.
This ties the old record of 100 set in 2008.