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Heat impacts Moody AFB ceremony

The scorching heat impacted the change of command ceremony at Moody Air Force Base.

Some airmen had to take a break from their formation grab some water, take off their jackets, and cool off. Emergency workers were nearby to assist those affected by the heat.

The ceremony started at 9:30 in the morning.

Col. Gary Henderson transferred command of the 23rd wing to Col. Bill Thompson.

Health officials urge you to stay hydrated and know the signs of heat related illnesses.

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