Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
908 PM CDT WED JUL 20 2016

ARZ019-020-029-OKZ049-053>068-070>076-211015-
/O.EXP.KTSA.HT.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-160721T0200Z/
/O.CON.KTSA.HT.Y.0015.160721T1700Z-160722T0200Z/
CRAWFORD-FRANKLIN-SEBASTIAN-PUSHMATAHA-CHOCTAW-OSAGE-
WASHINGTON OK-NOWATA-CRAIG-OTTAWA-PAWNEE-TULSA-ROGERS-MAYES-
DELAWARE-CREEK-OKFUSKEE-OKMULGEE-WAGONER-CHEROKEE-MUSKOGEE-
MCINTOSH-SEQUOYAH-PITTSBURG-HASKELL-LATIMER-LE FLORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VAN BUREN...OZARK...CHARLESTON...
FORT SMITH...ANTLERS...CLAYTON...HUGO...PAWHUSKA...BARTLESVILLE...
NOWATA...VINITA...MIAMI...PAWNEE...TULSA...CLAREMORE...PRYOR...
GROVE...JAY...SAPULPA...OKEMAH...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...TAHLEQUAH...
MUSKOGEE...CHECOTAH...SALLISAW...MCALESTER...STIGLER...
WILBURTON...POTEAU
908 PM CDT WED JUL 20 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM CDT
THURSDAY...
...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR TODAY HAS EXPIRED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM CDT THURSDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN ARKANSAS...CRAWFORD...FRANKLIN...AND
  SEBASTIAN COUNTIES. IN OKLAHOMA...PUSHMATAHA...CHOCTAW...
  OSAGE... WASHINGTON...NOWATA...CRAIG...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...
  TULSA...ROGERS... MAYES...DELAWARE...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...
  OKMULGEE...WAGONER... CHEROKEE...MUSKOGEE...MCINTOSH...
  SEQUOYAH...PITTSBURG...HASKELL... LATIMER...AND LE FLORE
  COUNTIES.

* TEMPERATURE...AFTERNOON HEAT INDICES FROM AROUND 104 TO 108
  ARE EXPECTED AGAIN THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* 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. DRINK PLENTY OF WATER TO STAY HYDRATED.

NEVER LEAVE ANYONE IN A CLOSED...PARKED VEHICLE. TEMPERATURES
INSIDE CAN REACH OVER 150 DEGREES QUICKLY...RESULTING IN HEAT
STROKE AND DEATH.

PETS CAN ALSO SUCCUMB TO THE AFFECTS OF EXCESSIVE HEAT. ENSURE
PETS HAVE ADEQUATE DRINKING WATER AND A SHADY PLACE TO REST.

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