The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM to 9 PM Sunday.

* EVENT...Hot  and humid conditions return on Sunday.

* AREAS AFFECTED...Much of central and southern Arkansas.

* TEMPERATURE...Highs in the lower and mid 90s, with afternoon heat indices from 105 to 110 degrees.

* IMPACTS...Hot weather will increase the risk of heat related illness, including heat exhaustion and heat stroke. The very young, the elderly, and those without access to air conditioning will be especially vulnerable.

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 up on relatives and neighbors.

Issuing Office: Little Rock

Source: National Weather Service

Issued: Sat, Aug 10, 3:56 AM