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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
257 PM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

OKZ013-018>020-024>032-039>043-045>048-050>052-050400-
/O.NEW.KOUN.HT.Y.0014.150805T1800Z-150806T0100Z/
NOBLE-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...PERRY...KINGFISHER...GUTHRIE...
STILLWATER...YUKON...EL RENO...MUSTANG...OKLAHOMA CITY...
CHANDLER...CHICKASHA...PURCELL...NORMAN...MOORE...SHAWNEE...
SEMINOLE...HOLDENVILLE...DUNCAN...PAULS VALLEY...SULPHUR...ADA...
COALGATE...WAURIKA...ARDMORE...TISHOMINGO...ATOKA...MARIETTA...
MADILL...DURANT
257 PM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 8 PM CDT WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORMAN HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 8 PM CDT WEDNESDAY.

* HEAT INDICES: 105 TO 108 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS: HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE ARE MORE LIKELY WITH
  HIGH HEAT INDICES. TAKE PRECAUTIONS TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED
  ILLNESSES.

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 9 1 1.

&&

$$

KURTZ



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
1142 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-051645-
HARPER-WOODS-ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-ELLIS-WOODWARD-MAJOR-GARFIELD-
NOBLE-ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-PAYNE-
BECKHAM-WASHITA-CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-
CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-
TILLMAN-COMANCHE-STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-COTTON-
JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-ATOKA-LOVE-MARSHALL-BRYAN-HARDEMAN-
FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-CLAY-
1142 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN...
WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA...AND WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.THUNDERSTORMS...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO BE
POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS PARTS OF NORTHERN, CENTRAL INTO
SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA. NO SEVERE WEATHER IS EXPECTED WITH THIS
ACTIVITY.

TONIGHT...A LOW PRESSURE DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE ACROSS KANSAS...
RESULTING IN ANOTHER COMPLEX OR TWO OF SHOWERS AND STORMS. THESE
COMPLEXES WILL MOVE SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST AND MAY AFFECT PARTS OF
OKLAHOMA. A FEW SEVERE STORMS WITH DAMAGING WINDS UP TO 70 MPH AS
THE MAIN HAZARD MAY OCCUR WITH THIS ACTIVITY TONIGHT...ALONG WITH
HEAVY RAIN AND LOCALIZED FLOODING. AREAS OF NORTHERN OKLAHOMA LOOK
TO HAVE THE GREATER CHANCES OF STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS TONIGHT.

.HEAT...
HEAT INDICES WILL APPROACH OR EXCEED 100 DEGREES NEAR AND SOUTH OF
THE RED RIVER THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

.HEAT...
TRIPLE DIGIT TEMPERATURES AND/OR HEAT INDICES ARE EXPECTED TO
RETURN TO MUCH OF OKLAHOMA AND NORTH TEXAS WEDNESDAY THROUGH EARLY
NEXT WEEK. HEAT ADVISORIES AND/OR EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNINGS WILL
LIKELY BE NEEDED IN LATER FORECASTS.

.THUNDERSTORMS...
A FEW THUNDERSTORMS MAY LINGER EAST OF I-35 ON WEDNESDAY. THERE IS
A LOW CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS IN FAR NORTHERN OKLAHOMA SUNDAY
NIGHT.

GET GRAPHICS AND MORE DETAILS AT WEATHER.GOV/NORMAN...AND FOLLOW
OUR WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOK.

$$

MBS/30




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