logo
  Search for any city or US zip code   Check out the NEW Myforecast.com site. Go to Myforecast mobile site.
clouds
 
       
Weather on Your Site
Metric or Standard
 
  Storm Center: Weather Alerts: Warnings


 
My Location: St. Louis, MO 
 
Current Time: 11:59:06 AM CDT

Other Alerts  
Weather Alert
    Other Weather Alerts
Type HEAT WARNING

Special Weather Statement

Issued By
Issuing Time Fri, 12 Jul 2024 02:33:58 PDT
Broadcast Time Fri, 12 Jul 2024 02:33:58 PDT
Valid Until Fri, 12 Jul 2024 14:33:58 PDT
Brief Description HEAT WARNING
Detailed Description 4:33 AM CDT Friday 12 July 2024 Heat Warning in effect for: Falcon Lake and West Hawk Lake Humidex values will reach 40 one last time on Friday. Daytime highs at or above 32 degrees Celsius with overnight lows above 16 degrees Celsius are also expected later today. Temperatures will remain high into Friday over most of southern Manitoba as an upper level ridge persists over the area, bringing extreme daytime temperatures and humidex with little overnight relief. A reprieve from the heat is likely beginning late Friday and through the weekend as the warmest air shifts southward. Extreme heat can affect everyone?s health. The health risks are greater for older adults, infants and young children, pregnant people, people with physical and/or mental illnesses, and people with disabilities or mobility issues. Watch for the effects of heat illness: swelling, rash, cramps, fainting, heat exhaustion, heat stroke and the worsening of some health conditions. Drink plenty of water regularly, even before you feel thirsty to decrease your risk of dehydration. Thirst is not a good indicator of dehydration. If you are in an overheated area, seek a cool place such as a tree-shaded area, splash pad, misting station, or air-conditioned spot like a public building. Limit direct sun exposure. Shade yourself by wearing a wide-brimmed, breathable hat and/or an umbrella. Never leave people, particularly children, or pets inside a parked vehicle. Watch for early signs of heat illness (feeling unwell, fatigue, thirst, headache) as these can rapidly evolve into life-threatening emergencies. Move to a cooler environment immediately, such as a shaded or air-conditioned space. Keep your house cool. Turn on your air conditioning (if possible), block the sun by closing curtains or blinds, or relocate to a cooler location such as a basement or public cooling centre. All workers should take regularly scheduled breaks in a cool or shaded space. Extreme heat affects everyone. Heat illnesses are preventable. To reduce the health effects of heat: - Take a cool shower or bath or take a break in a cool location, such as an air-conditioned building or a tree-shaded area. - Stay out of direct sunlight and wear loose-fitting, light-coloured clothing and a wide-brimmed hat or shade yourself with an umbrella. - Drink plenty of water, before you feel thirsty and stay in a cool place. If you must go out, take water with you. - Keep your house cool. Block the sun out by closing curtains, blinds, and awnings during the day - Never leave people or pets in a parked vehicle. - Check on family, friends and neighbours. Check regularly on people living alone, especially older individuals or people with health conditions. Make sure they are cool and drinking water. - Watch for the effects of heat illness: swelling, rash, cramps, fainting, and the worsening of some health conditions. - Watch for signs of heat stroke (which may begin with headache, hot skin, dizziness or confusion) and take action immediately. Heat warnings are issued when very high temperature or humidity conditions are expected to pose an elevated risk of heat illnesses, such as heat stroke or heat exhaustion. For more information on heat and your health: - Visit Manitoba Health at: manitoba.ca/health/publichealth/environmentalhealth/heat.html . - Call Health Links ? Info Santé at 204-788-8200 or toll-free at 1-888-315-9257. For more information specific to workplaces and heat strain, visit safemanitoba.com/News/Pages/Heat-Strain-at-Work-with-Dr.-Denise.aspx . Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to MBstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports using #MBStorm .
       
All Alerts
Region Alert
Missouri Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Virginia Flash Flood Warning (3)
Maryland Flash Flood Warning (3)
Louisiana Flash Flood Warning
North Carolina Flash Flood Warning (4)
Michigan Flood Warning (5)
Indiana,Michigan Flood Warning (11)
Illinois Flood Warning (43)
Vermont Flood Warning (3)
Missouri Flood Warning (6)
Iowa Flood Warning (51)
Texas Flood Warning (12)
Kansas,Missouri Flood Warning
Louisiana,Texas Flood Warning (2)
Minnesota Flood Warning (12)
Wisconsin Flood Warning (4)
New Hampshire,Vermont Flood Warning (4)
New Jersey Flood Warning
Nevada Public Severe Weather Alert (6)
California Public Severe Weather Alert (31)
Arizona Public Severe Weather Alert (7)
Montana,Wyoming Public Severe Weather Alert (11)
Colorado,Utah Public Severe Weather Alert (20)
Nebraska Public Severe Weather Alert (3)
Idaho Public Severe Weather Alert (12)
Oregon Public Severe Weather Alert (4)
Texas Public Severe Weather Alert
Iowa,Nebraska Public Severe Weather Alert (2)
Minnesota Coastal Flood Warning, Watch, or Statement (4)
North Carolina Coastal Flood Warning, Watch, or Statement (5)
Louisiana Coastal Flood Warning, Watch, or Statement
Virginia Coastal Flood Warning, Watch, or Statement (2)
Missouri Coastal Flood Warning, Watch, or Statement (2)
North Carolina Flood Statement (4)
Delaware,Maryland Flood Statement (5)
New Jersey Flood Statement
Connecticut,New Jersey,New York Flood Statement (2)
South Dakota Special Weather Statement
Alaska Special Weather Statement (3)
Indiana,Kentucky Special Weather Statement
Illinois Special Weather Statement
Michigan Special Weather Statement (3)
Missouri Special Weather Statement
Washington Air Stagnation Advisory (2)
Oklahoma Air Stagnation Advisory (3)
Texas Air Stagnation Advisory
Illinois,Missouri Air Stagnation Advisory
Michigan Air Stagnation Advisory
Colorado Air Stagnation Advisory (2)
Arizona Air Stagnation Advisory (2)
Arkansas,Mississippi,Tennessee Air Stagnation Advisory
Idaho Non Precipitation Warning, Watch, or Statement (2)
Montana Non Precipitation Warning, Watch, or Statement (2)
Nevada Non Precipitation Warning, Watch, or Statement
Coastal California-Oregon Non Precipitation Warning, Watch, or Statement (5)
Coastal Oregon-California Non Precipitation Warning, Watch, or Statement
Alaska Non Precipitation Warning, Watch, or Statement
Utah Non Precipitation Warning, Watch, or Statement
Coastal California Non Precipitation Warning, Watch, or Statement
Coastal California Non Precipitation Warning, Watch, or Statement
Wyoming Red Flag Warning
California Red Flag Warning (6)
Idaho Red Flag Warning (3)
Montana Red Flag Warning
Coastal New Jersey,Coastal Delaware Marine Weather Statement
Coastal New Jersey Marine Weather Statement
Coastal Massachusetts,Coastal Massachusetts-Rhode Island Marine Weather Statement
New York Marine Weather Statement
Coastal North Carolina Marine Weather Statement (4)
Coastal North Carolina Marine Weather Statement
Florida Marine Weather Statement (2)
New Mexico River Statement
Alaska River Statement
       
Back to Top          
               


About us   |   Weather on your site   |   Help   |   Contact  |   Do Not Sell My Personal Information  |   Change Consent  |   Privacy Policy


©2024 CustomWeather, Inc. Inc., All Rights Reserved.
"MyForecast" and "Weather for your world." are trademarks of CustomWeather Inc.

webmaster@myforecast.com