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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
320 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

OKZ005>008-011>013-017>020-024>032-039>043-045>048-050>052-250100-
/O.CON.KOUN.HT.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-160725T0100Z/
WOODS-ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-MAJOR-GARFIELD-NOBLE-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-
LOGAN-PAYNE-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-CLEVELAND-
POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-
JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-ATOKA-LOVE-MARSHALL-BRYAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALVA...CHEROKEE...HELENA...CARMEN...
MEDFORD...POND CREEK...LAMONT...WAKITA...PONCA CITY...BLACKWELL...
FAIRVIEW...ENID...PERRY...WATONGA...GEARY...OKEENE...KINGFISHER...
HENNESSEY...OKARCHE...GUTHRIE...STILLWATER...YUKON...CONCHO...
EL RENO...MUSTANG...OKLAHOMA CITY...CHANDLER...STROUD...PRAGUE...
MEEKER...DAVENPORT...WELLSTON...CHICKASHA...TUTTLE...PURCELL...
NEWCASTLE...BLANCHARD...NORMAN...MOORE...SHAWNEE...SEMINOLE...
WEWOKA...HOLDENVILLE...WETUMKA...DUNCAN...PAULS VALLEY...
LINDSAY...WYNNEWOOD...SULPHUR...DAVIS...ADA...COALGATE...
WAURIKA...RINGLING...RYAN...ARDMORE...TISHOMINGO...ATOKA...
MARIETTA...THACKERVILLE...MADILL...KINGSTON...DURANT
320 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

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

* TEMPERATURE...AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HEAT INDEX VALUES
  105 TO 110.

* IMPACTS...HEAT EXHAUSTION OR HEAT STROKE CAN QUICKLY OCCUR TO
  ANYONE WORKING OR PARTICIPATING IN OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES.

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 LIGHTWEIGHT 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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