Shelby Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 11:21 AM CDT Jul. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 9 PM CDT this evening...

* temperature... high temperatures will range from 93 to 96 degrees
this afternoon. Combined with the humidity, this puts the heat
indices into the 105 to 107 degree range for a few hours this
afternoon.

* Impacts... heat related illnesses may be possible for those
outdoors in unshaded areas without proper precautions taken.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.

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 check up
on relatives and neighbors.





Public Information Statement
Issued: 12:37 PM CDT Jul. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Demopolis NOAA Weather Radio is off the air...

The Demopolis NOAA Weather Radio transmitter, broadcasting on a
frequency of 162.475 mhz, is off the air.

We are working with technicians to get it back up and running as
soon as possible. In the meantime, please refer to local media and
commercial radio for the latest severe weather information. Backup
NOAA Weather Radio transmitters are:

Selma, broadcasting on a frequency of 162.450 mhz, and
Tuscaloosa, broadcasting on a frequency of 162.400 mhz.

Keep in mind that not all backup transmitters will tone for your
specific County, so please stay weather aware during the outage.

Thank you for your patience. We apologize for any inconvenience this
outage may cause.


1237 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

... Demopolis NOAA Weather Radio is off the air...

The Demopolis NOAA Weather Radio transmitter, broadcasting on a
frequency of 162.475 mhz, is off the air.

We are working with technicians to get it back up and running as
soon as possible. In the meantime, please refer to local media and
commercial radio for the latest severe weather information. Backup
NOAA Weather Radio transmitters are:

Selma, broadcasting on a frequency of 162.450 mhz, and
Tuscaloosa, broadcasting on a frequency of 162.400 mhz.

Keep in mind that not all backup transmitters will tone for your
specific County, so please stay weather aware during the outage.

Thank you for your patience. We apologize for any inconvenience this
outage may cause.