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Courtesy: Florida A&M Sports Information
FAMU Athletics Issues Heat Advisory for Saturday
By: Florida A&M Sports Information  
Release:10/04/2019

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. | The Florida A&M University Department of Athletics issued an advisory on Friday morning regarding anticipated high temperatures during Saturday's Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) game against North Carolina Central at Bragg Memorial Stadium.

 

Like much of the country, Tallahassee, Fla. is experiencing above average temperatures with highs on Saturday expected in the mid-to-high 90's. As a precaution, Florida A&M athletics and athletic training departments would like to encourage the following for fans attending the game:

  • Stay Cool
    • Wear light/loose clothing and a hat.

 

  • Stay Hydrated
    • Bottles of water are available for purchase at the concessions stand.
    • There will be water stations on the East and West sides
    • Avoid excessive alcohol consumption, stay hydrated, head to shaded areas around the concourse from time to time, and if you begin to feel signs of heat exhaustion or heat streak, seek medical attention immediately.

 

  • Stay Alert
    • Monitor susceptible fans (young, elderly or sick)
    • If you or a loved one begins experiencing symptoms of heat exhaustion, contact the nearest campus safety officer, usher or EMS personnel.

 

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