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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
637 AM CDT Fri Aug 14 2020

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-151145-
Montague-Cooke-Grayson-Fannin-Lamar-Young-Jack-Wise-Denton-Collin-
Hunt-Delta-Hopkins-Stephens-Palo Pinto-Parker-Tarrant-Dallas-
Rockwall-Kaufman-Van Zandt-Rains-Eastland-Erath-Hood-Somervell-
Johnson-Ellis-Henderson-Comanche-Mills-Hamilton-Bosque-Hill-Navarro-
Freestone-Anderson-Lampasas-Coryell-Bell-McLennan-Falls-Limestone-
Leon-Milam-Robertson-
637 AM CDT Fri Aug 14 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for North and Central Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Dangerous heat will be a concern today, with high temperatures up to
108 degrees and heat index values ranging from 105 to 110 degrees,
perhaps even higher in some spots.

There is a slight chance of thunderstorms this morning northeast of a
line from Bonham to Canton. Severe weather is not expected, but gusty
winds and lightning strikes will pose a hazard with any activity.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Dangerous heat will be a concern again on Saturday. Thunderstorm
chances will increase again Sunday night and continue through Monday
night across all of North Texas. Gusty winds and lightning will be
the main threats.

There will be an elevated fire weather threat each afternoon and
early evening today through Sunday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



Excessive Heat Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
1204 AM CDT Fri Aug 14 2020

TXZ100>103-115>119-129>134-141>145-159-141315-
/O.CON.KFWD.EH.W.0001.000000T0000Z-200816T0000Z/
Young-Jack-Wise-Denton-Stephens-Palo Pinto-Parker-Tarrant-Dallas-
Eastland-Erath-Hood-Somervell-Johnson-Ellis-Comanche-Mills-
Hamilton-Bosque-Hill-McLennan-
Including the cities of Graham, Olney, Jacksboro, Decatur,
Bridgeport, Carrollton, Denton, Lewisville, Flower Mound,
Breckenridge, Mineral Wells, Weatherford, Briar, Fort Worth,
Arlington, Dallas, Cisco, Eastland, Ranger, Gorman, Stephenville,
Dublin, Granbury, Oak Trail Shores, Glen Rose, Cleburne,
Burleson, Waxahachie, Ennis, Midlothian, Comanche, De Leon,
Goldthwaite, Hamilton, Hico, Clifton, Meridian, Valley Mills,
Hillsboro, and Waco
1204 AM CDT Fri Aug 14 2020

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Dangerously hot conditions with heat index values up to
  110 and actual temperatures at or above 105.

* WHERE...Locations near and west of I-35.

* WHEN...Until 7 PM CDT Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Extreme heat and humidity will significantly
  increase the potential for heat related illnesses,
  particularly for those working or participating in outdoor
  activities.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out
of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young
children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles
under any circumstances.

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. 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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