Crawford Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 8:25 AM CDT Jun. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service has cancelled Severe Thunderstorm
Watch 211 for the following areas

In Arkansas this cancels 3 counties

In northwest Arkansas


In west central Arkansas

Franklin Sebastian

In Oklahoma this cancels 2 counties

In northeast Oklahoma


In southeast Oklahoma


This includes the cities of Antlers, Charleston, Clayton,
Fort Smith, Ozark, Stilwell, and Van Buren.

Heat Advisory
Issued: 7:38 PM CDT Jul. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon to 8 PM CDT

* heat index values... 105 to 109 degrees Tuesday 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.