... Heat advisory now in effect until 8 PM CDT Sunday...
* temperature... afternoon and early evening heat index values
105 to 110.
* Impacts... heat exhaustion or heat stroke can quickly occur to
anyone working or participating in outdoor activities.
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 lightweight 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 9 1 1.
Severe Weather Get Mobile & Email Alerts
Carter Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio
Watches & Warnings
Issued: 3:13 AM CDT Jul. 23, 2016 – National Weather Service