Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Washington (OKC147) Oklahoma Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Heat Advisory Heat Advisory - Washington (Oklahoma)


Updated:Sat, 20-Jul-2019 8:55pm CDT
Effective:Sun, 21-Jul-2019 11:00am CDT
Expires:Sun, 21-Jul-2019 9:00pm CDT
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Adair; Cherokee; Choctaw; Craig; Creek; Delaware; Haskell; Latimer; Le Flore; Mayes; McIntosh; Muskogee; Nowata; Okfuskee; Okmulgee; Osage; Ottawa; Pawnee; Pittsburg; Pushmataha; Rogers; Sequoyah; Tulsa; Wagoner; Washington
 
Instructions: Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of water. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency, call 911. Never leave anyone, including pets, in a closed, parked vehicle, as temperatures inside can reach over 150 degrees quickly, resulting in heat stroke and death. Pets can succumb to the effects of excessive heat. Ensure pets have adequate drinking water and a shady place to rest, or bring them inside.

Message summary: ...heat advisory remains in effect from 11 am to 9 pm cdt sunday...
* temperature...high temperatures from 95 to 100.
* heat index...maximum heat index values 105 to 114 degrees.
* impacts...the combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are possible.
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