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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1232 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

OKZ054>056-060-061-230000-
/O.CON.KTSA.HT.Y.0007.140822T1800Z-140823T0000Z/
OSAGE-WASHINGTON OK-NOWATA-TULSA-ROGERS-
1232 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

 * IN OKLAHOMA...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...NOWATA...TULSA AND ROGERS.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
 *  HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON WITH HEAT
    INDICES REACHING AROUND 105 DEGREES.

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.

 * STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...COMMERCIAL RADIO OR TELEVISION
   FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION CONCERNING THIS WEATHER EVENT.
   ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
   WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$








Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
503 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-231000-
ADAIR OK-BENTON AR-CARROLL AR-CHEROKEE OK-CHOCTAW OK-CRAIG OK-
CRAWFORD AR-CREEK OK-DELAWARE OK-FRANKLIN AR-HASKELL OK-LATIMER OK-
LE FLORE OK-MADISON AR-MAYES OK-MCINTOSH OK-MUSKOGEE OK-NOWATA OK-
OKFUSKEE OK-OKMULGEE OK-OSAGE OK-OTTAWA OK-PAWNEE OK-PITTSBURG OK-
PUSHMATAHA OK-ROGERS OK-SEBASTIAN AR-SEQUOYAH OK-TULSA OK-WAGONER OK-
WASHINGTON OK-WASHINGTON AR-
503 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THIS OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS AS WELL AS
MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

DANGEROUS HEAT.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...TULSA...BARTLESVILLE AND SURROUNDING AREAS.
ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON.

SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...MIDDAY.

DISCUSSION...

HEAT INDICES WILL RANGE FROM 100 TO 105 DEGREES ACROSS MUCH OF THE
REGION TODAY. PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...INCLUDING
TULSA...BARTLESVILLE AND THE SURROUNDING AREAS...WILL SEE HEAT
INDICES IN THE 105 TO 110 RANGE.

SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL GUST TO NEAR 25 MPH THIS AFTERNOON
MAINLY TO THE NORTH OF HIGHWAY 412 IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.
SATURDAY...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.
SUNDAY AND MONDAY...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.
TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL MAINTAIN HOT AND DRY
CONDITIONS THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL INCREASE BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK AS
THE RIDGE BEGINS TO BREAK DOWN...AND A FRONTAL BOUNDARY APPROACHES
THE REGION.

WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
$$

LACY





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