Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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WWUS74 KFWD 240856
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
356 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

TXZ091>095-100>107-117>123-131>135-144>148-158>162-174-175-241700-
/O.CON.KFWD.HT.Y.0001.140724T1700Z-140726T0300Z/
MONTAGUE-COOKE-GRAYSON-FANNIN-LAMAR-YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-COLLIN-
HUNT-DELTA-HOPKINS-PARKER-TARRANT-DALLAS-ROCKWALL-KAUFMAN-
VAN ZANDT-RAINS-HOOD-SOMERVELL-JOHNSON-ELLIS-HENDERSON-BOSQUE-
HILL-NAVARRO-FREESTONE-ANDERSON-BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-LIMESTONE-
LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOWIE...NOCONA...GAINESVILLE...
SHERMAN...DENISON...BONHAM...PARIS...GRAHAM...OLNEY...JACKSBORO...
DECATUR...BRIDGEPORT...DENTON...LEWISVILLE...FLOWER MOUND...
THE COLONY...PLANO...GREENVILLE...COMMERCE...COOPER...
SULPHUR SPRINGS...WEATHERFORD...BRIAR...FORT WORTH...ARLINGTON...
DALLAS...ROCKWALL...TERRELL...KAUFMAN...FORNEY...WILLS POINT...
CANTON...GRAND SALINE...VAN...EDGEWOOD...EMORY...POINT...
EAST TAWAKONI...GRANBURY...OAK TRAIL SHORES...GLEN ROSE...
CLEBURNE...BURLESON...WAXAHACHIE...ENNIS...MIDLOTHIAN...
GLENN HEIGHTS...ATHENS...GUN BARREL CITY...CLIFTON...MERIDIAN...
VALLEY MILLS...HILLSBORO...CORSICANA...TEAGUE...FAIRFIELD...
PALESTINE...KILLEEN...TEMPLE...FORT HOOD...WACO...MARLIN...
MEXIA...GROESBECK...BUFFALO...CENTERVILLE...JEWETT...OAKWOOD...
CAMERON...ROCKDALE...HEARNE...FRANKLIN...CALVERT
356 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 10 PM CDT
FRIDAY...

* LOCATION...ALL AREAS ALONG AND EAST OF A LINE FROM GRAHAM TO
  KILLEEN...INCLUDING THE SHERMAN...DALLAS FORT WORTH...WACO...
  TEMPLE AND KILLEEN AREAS.

* TEMPERATURE...HIGH TEMPERATURES FROM AROUND 97 TO 102 DEGREES
  WITH HEAT INDEX READINGS NEAR 105 DEGREES.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES ARE
EXPECTED TO MEET OR EXCEED 105 DEGREES FOR AT LEAST TWO
CONSECUTIVE DAYS.

BE SURE TO CHECK ON PERSONS WITH HEALTH PROBLEMS AND THE
ELDERLY...AS THEY ARE THE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO HEAT EXHAUSTION AND
HEAT STROKE. NEVER LEAVE PEOPLE OR PETS IN AN ENCLOSED VEHICLE...EVEN
FOR A SHORT TIME...AS TEMPERATURES CAN QUICKLY RISE TO LIFE
THREATENING LEVELS.

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.

&&

$$

DUNN




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