668  
WWUS74 KFWD 231342  
NPWFWD  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX  
842 AM CDT MON JUL 23 2018  
 
...UNSEASONABLY HOT WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TODAY FOR ALL  
BUT THE RED RIVER COUNTIES...  
 
TXZ115-129>134-141>147-156>162-174-175-240000-  
/O.CON.KFWD.EH.W.0001.000000T0000Z-180724T0000Z/  
STEPHENS-EASTLAND-ERATH-HOOD-SOMERVELL-JOHNSON-ELLIS-COMANCHE-  
MILLS-HAMILTON-BOSQUE-HILL-NAVARRO-FREESTONE-LAMPASAS-CORYELL-  
BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-LIMESTONE-LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BRECKENRIDGE, CISCO, EASTLAND, RANGER,  
GORMAN, STEPHENVILLE, DUBLIN, GRANBURY, OAK TRAIL SHORES,  
GLEN ROSE, CLEBURNE, BURLESON, WAXAHACHIE, ENNIS, MIDLOTHIAN,  
COMANCHE, DE LEON, GOLDTHWAITE, HAMILTON, HICO, CLIFTON,  
MERIDIAN, VALLEY MILLS, HILLSBORO, CORSICANA, TEAGUE, FAIRFIELD,  
WORTHAM, LAMPASAS, COPPERAS COVE, GATESVILLE, KILLEEN, TEMPLE,  
FORT HOOD, WACO, MARLIN, MEXIA, GROESBECK, BUFFALO, CENTERVILLE,  
JEWETT, NORMANGEE, OAKWOOD, CAMERON, ROCKDALE, HEARNE, FRANKLIN,  
AND CALVERT  
842 AM CDT MON JUL 23 2018  
 
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS  
EVENING...  
 
* TEMPERATURES...HIGH TEMPERATURES RANGING FROM 105 TO 110 ARE  
EXPECTED MONDAY.  
 
* HEAT INDICES...HEAT INDEX VALUES MAY EXCEED 110 DEGREES MONDAY  
AFTERNOON.  
 
* IMPACTS...VERY HOT CONDITIONS WILL INCREASE THE RISK OF HEAT  
RELATED ILLNESSES.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING MEANS THAT A PROLONGED PERIOD OF  
EXTREMELY HOT CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR. THIS IS A DANGEROUS  
SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE LIKELY.  
 
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 YOUNG CHILDREN 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
TXZ100>105-116>123-135-148-240000-  
/O.CON.KFWD.HT.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-180724T0000Z/  
YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-COLLIN-HUNT-PALO PINTO-PARKER-TARRANT-  
DALLAS-ROCKWALL-KAUFMAN-VAN ZANDT-RAINS-HENDERSON-ANDERSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF GRAHAM, OLNEY, JACKSBORO, DECATUR,  
BRIDGEPORT, CARROLLTON, DENTON, LEWISVILLE, FLOWER MOUND, PLANO,  
MCKINNEY, ALLEN, FRISCO, GREENVILLE, COMMERCE, MINERAL WELLS,  
WEATHERFORD, BRIAR, FORT WORTH, ARLINGTON, DALLAS, ROCKWALL,  
HEATH, TERRELL, KAUFMAN, FORNEY, CANTON, GRAND SALINE,  
WILLS POINT, VAN, EDGEWOOD, EMORY, EAST TAWAKONI, POINT, ATHENS,  
GUN BARREL CITY, AND PALESTINE  
842 AM CDT MON JUL 23 2018  
   
..HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
 
 
* TEMPERATURES...HIGH TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM  
102 TO 104 DEGREES MONDAY.  
 
* HEAT INDICES...HEAT INDEX VALUES NEAR 105 MONDAY AFTERNOON.  
 
* IMPACTS...VERY HOT CONDITIONS WILL INCREASE THE RISK OF 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 YOUNG CHILDREN 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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