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Severe Weather Alert

Warnings

excessive heat
Tulsa County, OK

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 8 PM CDT WEDNESDAY...

AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IS IN EFFECT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

* IN OKLAHOMA...TULSA.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
* A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED OVER THE
REGION EARLY THIS WEEK...ALLOWING HIGH TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB
INTO THE UPPER 90S TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. COMBINING THIS HEAT
WITH HIGH HUMIDITY IN PLACE WILL YIELD DANGEROUS HEAT INDICES
IN THE 105 TO 110 DEGREE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON AND AGAIN
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AHEAD OF A COOL FRONT. OVERNIGHT LOWS IN
THE TULSA METRO ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN QUITE WARM TONIGHT...AND
THUS WILL NOT PROVIDE MUCH RELIEF FROM THE HEAT.

IMPACTS...
* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES
ARE POSSIBLE.

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 911.

* ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$

Advisories

heat
Craig County, OK

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

* IN OKLAHOMA...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...CRAIG...
NOWATA...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...ROGERS AND
MAYES.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
* A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED OVER THE
REGION EARLY THIS WEEK...ALLOWING HIGH TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB
INTO THE UPPER 90S TODAY. COMBINING THIS HEAT WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY IN PLACE WILL YIELD DANGEROUS HEAT INDICES IN THE 105
TO 110 DEGREE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS...
* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES
ARE POSSIBLE.

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 911.

* ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$

Creek County, OK

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

* IN OKLAHOMA...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...CRAIG...
NOWATA...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...ROGERS AND
MAYES.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
* A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED OVER THE
REGION EARLY THIS WEEK...ALLOWING HIGH TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB
INTO THE UPPER 90S TODAY. COMBINING THIS HEAT WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY IN PLACE WILL YIELD DANGEROUS HEAT INDICES IN THE 105
TO 110 DEGREE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS...
* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES
ARE POSSIBLE.

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 911.

* ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$

Lincoln County, OK

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

* TEMPERATURE... AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES AROUND 105 DEGREES
ARE EXPECTED BOTH TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS... THOSE EXPOSED TO THE EXTREME HEAT OVER A PROLONGED
PERIOD MAY DEVELOP 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.

&&

$$

Mayes County, OK

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

* IN OKLAHOMA...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...CRAIG...
NOWATA...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...ROGERS AND
MAYES.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
* A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED OVER THE
REGION EARLY THIS WEEK...ALLOWING HIGH TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB
INTO THE UPPER 90S TODAY. COMBINING THIS HEAT WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY IN PLACE WILL YIELD DANGEROUS HEAT INDICES IN THE 105
TO 110 DEGREE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS...
* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES
ARE POSSIBLE.

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 911.

* ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$

Nowata County, OK

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

* IN OKLAHOMA...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...CRAIG...
NOWATA...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...ROGERS AND
MAYES.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
* A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED OVER THE
REGION EARLY THIS WEEK...ALLOWING HIGH TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB
INTO THE UPPER 90S TODAY. COMBINING THIS HEAT WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY IN PLACE WILL YIELD DANGEROUS HEAT INDICES IN THE 105
TO 110 DEGREE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS...
* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES
ARE POSSIBLE.

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 911.

* ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$

Okfuskee County, OK

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

* IN OKLAHOMA...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...CRAIG...
NOWATA...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...ROGERS AND
MAYES.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
* A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED OVER THE
REGION EARLY THIS WEEK...ALLOWING HIGH TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB
INTO THE UPPER 90S TODAY. COMBINING THIS HEAT WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY IN PLACE WILL YIELD DANGEROUS HEAT INDICES IN THE 105
TO 110 DEGREE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS...
* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES
ARE POSSIBLE.

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 911.

* ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$

Okmulgee County, OK

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

* IN OKLAHOMA...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...CRAIG...
NOWATA...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...ROGERS AND
MAYES.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
* A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED OVER THE
REGION EARLY THIS WEEK...ALLOWING HIGH TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB
INTO THE UPPER 90S TODAY. COMBINING THIS HEAT WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY IN PLACE WILL YIELD DANGEROUS HEAT INDICES IN THE 105
TO 110 DEGREE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS...
* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES
ARE POSSIBLE.

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 911.

* ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$

Osage County, OK

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

* IN OKLAHOMA...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...CRAIG...
NOWATA...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...ROGERS AND
MAYES.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
* A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED OVER THE
REGION EARLY THIS WEEK...ALLOWING HIGH TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB
INTO THE UPPER 90S TODAY. COMBINING THIS HEAT WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY IN PLACE WILL YIELD DANGEROUS HEAT INDICES IN THE 105
TO 110 DEGREE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS...
* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES
ARE POSSIBLE.

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 911.

* ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$

Ottawa County, OK

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

* IN OKLAHOMA...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...CRAIG...
NOWATA...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...ROGERS AND
MAYES.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
* A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED OVER THE
REGION EARLY THIS WEEK...ALLOWING HIGH TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB
INTO THE UPPER 90S TODAY. COMBINING THIS HEAT WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY IN PLACE WILL YIELD DANGEROUS HEAT INDICES IN THE 105
TO 110 DEGREE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS...
* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES
ARE POSSIBLE.

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 911.

* ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$

Pawnee County, OK

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

* IN OKLAHOMA...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...CRAIG...
NOWATA...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...ROGERS AND
MAYES.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
* A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED OVER THE
REGION EARLY THIS WEEK...ALLOWING HIGH TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB
INTO THE UPPER 90S TODAY. COMBINING THIS HEAT WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY IN PLACE WILL YIELD DANGEROUS HEAT INDICES IN THE 105
TO 110 DEGREE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS...
* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES
ARE POSSIBLE.

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 911.

* ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$

Payne County, OK

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

* TEMPERATURE... AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES AROUND 105 DEGREES
ARE EXPECTED BOTH TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS... THOSE EXPOSED TO THE EXTREME HEAT OVER A PROLONGED
PERIOD MAY DEVELOP 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.

&&

$$

Rogers County, OK

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

* IN OKLAHOMA...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...CRAIG...
NOWATA...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...ROGERS AND
MAYES.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
* A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED OVER THE
REGION EARLY THIS WEEK...ALLOWING HIGH TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB
INTO THE UPPER 90S TODAY. COMBINING THIS HEAT WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY IN PLACE WILL YIELD DANGEROUS HEAT INDICES IN THE 105
TO 110 DEGREE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS...
* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES
ARE POSSIBLE.

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 911.

* ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$

Wagoner County, OK

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

* IN OKLAHOMA...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...CRAIG...
NOWATA...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...ROGERS AND
MAYES.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
* A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED OVER THE
REGION EARLY THIS WEEK...ALLOWING HIGH TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB
INTO THE UPPER 90S TODAY. COMBINING THIS HEAT WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY IN PLACE WILL YIELD DANGEROUS HEAT INDICES IN THE 105
TO 110 DEGREE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS...
* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES
ARE POSSIBLE.

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 911.

* ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$

Washington County, OK

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

* IN OKLAHOMA...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...CRAIG...
NOWATA...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...ROGERS AND
MAYES.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
* A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED OVER THE
REGION EARLY THIS WEEK...ALLOWING HIGH TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB
INTO THE UPPER 90S TODAY. COMBINING THIS HEAT WITH HIGH
HUMIDITY IN PLACE WILL YIELD DANGEROUS HEAT INDICES IN THE 105
TO 110 DEGREE RANGE THIS AFTERNOON.

IMPACTS...
* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES
ARE POSSIBLE.

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 911.

* ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
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