Smith Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 2:50 AM CDT Jul. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...

* heat index values... 100 to 106 during the afternoon hours.

* Impacts... the combination of hot temperatures and high
humidity will lead to an increased risk of heat related stress
and illness. The very Young, the elderly, those without air
conditioning, and those participating in strenuous outdoor
activities will be the most susceptible. Also, car interiors
will reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.

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 on relatives and
neighbors.



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Special Statement
Issued: 5:27 PM CDT Jul. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for northwestern Smith... northeastern
Wilson and Trousdale counties until 615 PM CDT...

At 527 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Hartsville, moving southeast at 5 mph.

Pea size hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Hartsville, South Carthage, Pleasant Shade, Dickerson chapel
Recreation Area and Dixon Springs.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3631 8628 3644 8613 3641 8585 3614 8609
time... Mot... loc 2227z 304deg 6kt 3634 8615


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527 PM CDT sun Jul 23 2017

... Significant weather advisory for northwestern Smith... northeastern
Wilson and Trousdale counties until 615 PM CDT...

At 527 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Hartsville, moving southeast at 5 mph.

Pea size hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Hartsville, South Carthage, Pleasant Shade, Dickerson chapel
Recreation Area and Dixon Springs.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3631 8628 3644 8613 3641 8585 3614 8609
time... Mot... loc 2227z 304deg 6kt 3634 8615


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