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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
322 PM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

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322 PM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for North and Central Texas.

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and Tonight.
Very hot and humid conditions are expected across most of North and
Central Texas today. A heat advisory is in effect until 7 PM today
for parts of the region where heat index values will range from 105
and 110 degrees.

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are expected late this afternoon
and evening as a cold front approaches. Scattered to numerous
thunderstorms are then expected across all of North and Central
Texas tonight. A few storms could be strong to severe with damaging
winds, hail to 1 inch in diameter and frequent cloud to ground
lightning. Locally heavy rainfall may also lead to isolated instances
of flash flooding tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.
Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected across all of North
and Central Texas Saturday, with the best chances shifting south of a
Lampasas to Athens line during the afternoon.

Additional thunderstorm chances are expected Saturday night through
Monday. Low thunderstorm chances will return to areas mainly east of
I-35/35E on Thursday and Friday.

Spotter activation may be requested late this afternoon through late
this evening north of I-20. Some limited spotter activation will
also be possible to the south overnight.


Heat Advisory

National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
1120 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...Hot and very humid conditions will result in dangerous heat
this afternoon across parts of North and Central Texas...

Including the cities of Bowie, Nocona, Gainesville, Sherman,
Denison, Bonham, Decatur, Bridgeport, Carrollton, Denton,
Lewisville, Flower Mound, Plano, McKinney, Allen, Frisco,
Greenville, Commerce, Weatherford, Briar, Fort Worth, Arlington,
Dallas, Rockwall, Heath, Terrell, Kaufman, Forney, Granbury,
Oak Trail Shores, Glen Rose, Cleburne, Burleson, Waxahachie,
Ennis, Midlothian, Hamilton, Hico, Clifton, Meridian,
Valley Mills, Hillsboro, Corsicana, Lampasas, Copperas Cove,
Gatesville, Killeen, Temple, Fort Hood, Waco, Marlin, Mexia,
Groesbeck, Cameron, Rockdale, Hearne, Franklin, and Calvert
1120 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017


* TEMPERATURE...Mid 90s to 103 degrees. Heat index values in the
  105 to 110 degrees range.

* IMPACTS...Heat exhaustion and heat stroke will be possible for
  individuals that work or play outside without adequate shade
  or water.


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.

Be sure to check on persons with health problems and the they are the most susceptible to heat exhaustion and
heat stroke. Never leave young children or pets in an enclosed
vehicle...even for a short temperatures can quickly
rise to life threatening levels.

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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