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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 2:50 PM CDT on August 19, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 20, 2017


... Heat advisory now in effect until 7 PM CDT Sunday...

* event: hot and humid conditions are expected across portions
of the area... with heat index values at or above 105 degrees
during the afternoon hours.

* Areas affected: areas generally along and south of Interstate
40, or much of central and southern portions of the state.

* Timing: expect heat index values of 105 to 109 degrees during
the afternoon and early evening hours... then cooling off by
around sunset.

* Impacts: oppressive heat conditions may lead to heat stroke
and dehydration for people outdoors.

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.

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 9 1 1.



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