Heat advisory in effect: here’s how to avoid heat stress

Heat advisory in effect: here’s how to avoid heat stress
(Source: WDAM)

(WWSB) - A Heat Advisory will be in effect from noon until 6pm today for the Suncoast. Afternoon heat indexes could reach 105 to 110 degrees and heat stress will be a real danger for those working outside in the afternoon heat.

It’s a good idea to keep an eye out for symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat strokes.

Symptoms of heat stress include: Dizziness, headache, pale or clammy skin, cramps, nausea and profuse sweating.

Be sure to limit time in the sun during this time if possible, and stay hydrated.

Stay in touch with our First Alert Weather team for updates.

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