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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:51 AM CDT on July 23, 2014

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on July 23, 2014


... Heat advisory in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM CDT this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a heat advisory...
which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM CDT this
evening...

For the following counties...

* in Oklahoma... Craig... Pittsburg... Le Flore and Latimer.

   In Arkansas... Crawford... Sebastian and Franklin.

Hazardous weather...
* a ridge of high pressure aloft will remain entrenched over the
   region today... allowing high temperatures to climb
   into the mid to upper 90s this afternoon. Combining this heat
   with high humidity in place will yield dangerous heat indices
   in the 105 to 110 degree range this afternoon.

Impacts...
* the combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will
   combine to create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses
   are possible.

Definition...
* a heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
   expected.

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 911.

* Additional weather information can also be found at:
   weather.Gov/Tulsa.





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