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Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
226 PM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

...DANGEROUS HEAT AND HUMIDITY CONTINUES THIS AFTERNOON
   ACROSS SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS...

ARZ001-002-010-011-OKZ054>059-069-232030-
/O.CAN.KTSA.HT.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-170724T0100Z/
Benton-Carroll-Washington AR-Madison-Osage-Washington OK-Nowata-
Craig-Ottawa-Pawnee-Adair-
Including the cities of Rogers, Bentonville, Berryville,
Eureka Springs, Fayetteville, Springdale, Huntsville, Pawhuska,
Bartlesville, Nowata, Vinita, Miami, Pawnee, and Stilwell
226 PM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has cancelled the heat
advisory for portions of northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas.

$$

OKZ049-053-065-066-070-071-073>075-240100-
/O.CON.KTSA.EH.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170724T0100Z/
Pushmataha-Choctaw-Okfuskee-Okmulgee-Muskogee-McIntosh-Pittsburg-
Haskell-Latimer-
Including the cities of Antlers, Clayton, Hugo, Okemah, Okmulgee,
Muskogee, Checotah, McAlester, Stigler, and Wilburton
226 PM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* TEMPERATURE...High temperatures are expected to range in the
  mid to upper 90s this afternoon, with maximum heat indices in
  the 107 to 112 degree range. Scattered thunderstorms are
  expected later this afternoon and evening which will provide
  some relief from the heat in some areas.

* IMPACTS...The combination of hot temperatures and high
  humidity will create a dangerous situation in which heat
  illnesses are possible.

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.

&&

$$

ARZ019-020-029-OKZ060>064-067-068-072-076-240100-
/O.CON.KTSA.HT.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-170724T0100Z/
Crawford-Franklin-Sebastian-Tulsa-Rogers-Mayes-Delaware-Creek-
Wagoner-Cherokee-Sequoyah-Le Flore-
Including the cities of Van Buren, Ozark, Charleston, Fort Smith,
Tulsa, Claremore, Pryor, Grove, Jay, Sapulpa, Wagoner, Tahlequah,
Sallisaw, and Poteau
226 PM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TEMPERATURE...High temperatures will climb into the mid to
  upper 90s this afternoon across parts of eastern Oklahoma and
  western Arkansas, with dangerous heat index values in the 103
  to 106 degree range. Dangerous heat indices in the 106 to 109
  degree range will be possible in the Arkansas river valley.
  Scattered thunderstorms are expected later this afternoon and
  evening which will provide some relief from the heat in some
  areas.

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

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.

&&

$$



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