Osage Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 3:07 PM CDT Jul. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 8 PM CDT Wednesday...

* temperature... high temperatures are expected to range in the
mid to upper 90s this afternoon and again Wednesday afternoon
across much of eastern Oklahoma and west-central Arkansas.
These temperatures, combined with high humidity, will create
dangerous heat index values in the 103 to near 110 degree
range.

* Impacts... the combination of hot temperatures and high
humidity will 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.