Weather Alerts for Bullitt County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Excessive Heat Warning  EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING   Excessive Heat Warning
BULLITT COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Adair - Allen - Anderson - Barren - Bourbon - Boyle - Breckinridge - Bullitt - Butler - Casey - Clark - Clinton - Cumberland - Edmonson - Fayette - Franklin - Garrard - Grayson - Green - Hancock - Hardin - Harrison - Hart - Henry - Jefferson - Jessamine - Larue - Lincoln - Logan - Madison - Marion - Meade - Mercer - Metcalfe - Monroe - Nelson - Nicholas - Ohio - Oldham - Russell - Scott - Shelby - Simpson - Spencer - Taylor - Trimble - Warren - Washington - Woodford
Effective: Sat, 7/20 3:43pm Updated: Sat, 7/20 10:39pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 7/21 8:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT /7 PM
CDT/ SUNDAY...
* TEMPERATURE...Heat indices ranging from 100 to 108 degrees will
be possible through Sunday afternoon.
* IMPACTS...Multiple days of heat indices near or above 105
degrees could have a cumulative impact on some individuals,
especially those who engage in prolonged outdoor work or other
activities. Also, car interiors can reach lethal temperatures
in a matter of minutes. Never leave pets, children, or the
elderly unattended in parked vehicles. The extended period of
high heat and humidity can worsen the effects of heat stress.

Information:
An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. 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. Drink plenty of
water, stay in air-conditioning, stay out of the sun, and check
on relatives and neighbors.