Bettendorf, IA

8:37 AM CDT on July 20, 2019 (GMT -0500)
Bettendorf | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Excessive Heat Warning

Elev 675 ft 41.53 °N, 90.49 °W | Updated 5 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
83.7 °F
Feels Like 93 °F
N
0.7
Wind Variable Wind from NW
Gusts 1.1 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 6000 ft
Heat Index 93 °F
Dew Point 77 °F
Humidity 80%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:45 AM 8:31 PM
Waning Gibbous, 88% visible
METAR KMLI 201252Z 21008G17KT 10SM FEW060 29/24 A2982 RMK AO2 SLP091 T02940239
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 6000 ft
Heat Index 93 °F
Dew Point 77 °F
Humidity 80%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:45 AM 8:31 PM
Waning Gibbous, 88% visible
METAR KMLI 201252Z 21008G17KT 10SM FEW060 29/24 A2982 RMK AO2 SLP091 T02940239

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Excessive Heat Warning
Issued: 11:57 PM CDT Jul. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 7 PM CDT
Saturday...

* heat index values... up to 110 due to temperatures in the 90s and
dewpoints in the mid 70s.

* Timing... through Saturday evening.

* Impacts... increased risk for heat exhaustion or heat stroke.
The very Young, elderly, those without air conditioning, and
people participating in strenuous outdoor activities are the
most susceptible. Vehicle interiors can reach lethal
temperatures in a matter of minutes. Never leave pets,
children, or the elderly unattended in parked vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An excessive heat warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures and high humidity will occur. This
combination will lead to a dangerous situation in which heat
illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-
conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check on relatives and
neighbors, especially the elderly.

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.

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.



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