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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
523 AM CDT Thu Jul 9 2020

TXZ129-143-157-158-162-174-175-091900-
/O.CON.KFWD.HT.Y.0002.200710T1800Z-200712T0100Z/
Eastland-Hamilton-Coryell-Bell-Leon-Milam-Robertson-
Including the cities of Cisco, Eastland, Ranger, Gorman,
Hamilton, Hico, Copperas Cove, Gatesville, Killeen, Temple,
Fort Hood, Buffalo, Centerville, Jewett, Normangee, Oakwood,
Cameron, Rockdale, Hearne, Franklin, and Calvert
523 AM CDT Thu Jul 9 2020

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM FRIDAY TO 8 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Heat index values of 105-110 degrees.

* WHERE...Most of North...Central and East Texas.

* WHEN...From 1 PM Friday to 8 PM CDT Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity will increase the
  risk for heat-related illnesses to occur, 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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