048  
WWUS74 KTSA 021944  
NPWTSA  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK  
244 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2020  
 
ARZ019-020-029-OKZ057-058-062-067-070>076-030100-  
/O.CON.KTSA.EH.W.0002.000000T0000Z-200703T0100Z/  
CRAWFORD-FRANKLIN-SEBASTIAN-CRAIG-OTTAWA-MAYES-WAGONER-MUSKOGEE-  
MCINTOSH-SEQUOYAH-PITTSBURG-HASKELL-LATIMER-LE FLORE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF VAN BUREN, OZARK, CHARLESTON, FORT SMITH,  
VINITA, MIAMI, PRYOR, WAGONER, MUSKOGEE, CHECOTAH, SALLISAW,  
MCALESTER, STIGLER, WILBURTON, AND POTEAU  
244 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2020  
 
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS  
EVENING...  
 
* WHAT...DANGEROUSLY HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WITH AFTERNOON  
HEAT INDEX VALUES FROM 110 TO 115 DEGREES ACROSS PORTIONS  
OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WEST-CENTRAL ARKANSAS.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING.  
 
* IMPACTS...HE 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
ARZ001-002-010-011-OKZ049-053-063-068-069-030100-  
/O.CON.KTSA.HT.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-200703T0100Z/  
BENTON-CARROLL-WASHINGTON AR-MADISON-PUSHMATAHA-CHOCTAW-DELAWARE-  
CHEROKEE-ADAIR-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ROGERS, BENTONVILLE, BERRYVILLE,  
EUREKA SPRINGS, FAYETTEVILLE, SPRINGDALE, HUNTSVILLE, ANTLERS,  
CLAYTON, HUGO, GROVE, JAY, TAHLEQUAH, AND STILWELL  
244 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2020  
   
..HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING
 
 
* WHAT...AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES OF 105 TO NEAR 110 DEGREES  
ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.  
 
* WHEN...THROUGH 8 PM CDT THURSDAY.  
 
* 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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