784  
WWUS74 KSJT 172016  
NPWSJT  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX  
316 PM CDT SAT AUG 17 2019  
   
..HEAT WAVE CONTINUES
 
 
TXZ049-054-064>066-071>073-098-099-113-114-127-128-139-140-154-  
155-168>170-181215-  
/O.CON.KSJT.HT.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-190819T0000Z/  
FISHER-NOLAN-STERLING-COKE-RUNNELS-IRION-TOM GREEN-CONCHO-HASKELL-  
THROCKMORTON-JONES-SHACKELFORD-TAYLOR-CALLAHAN-COLEMAN-BROWN-  
MCCULLOCH-SAN SABA-MENARD-KIMBLE-MASON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ROTAN, ROBY, SWEETWATER, STERLING CITY,  
ROBERT LEE, BRONTE, BALLINGER, WINTERS, MERTZON, SAN ANGELO,  
EDEN, HASKELL, THROCKMORTON, WOODSON, STAMFORD, ANSON, HAMLIN,  
ALBANY, ABILENE, CLYDE, BAIRD, CROSS PLAINS, COLEMAN, BROWNWOOD,  
BRADY, SAN SABA, MENARD, JUNCTION, AND MASON  
316 PM CDT SAT AUG 17 2019  
   
..HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT SUNDAY
 
 
* TEMPERATURE...103 TO 106 DEGREES AND HEAT INDEX VALUES OF 103 TO  
108 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY AFTERNOON.  
 
* IMPACTS...THE HEAT AND HUMIDITY MAY CAUSE HEAT STRESS DURING  
OUTDOOR EXERTION OR EXTENDED EXPOSURE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS  
EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY  
WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE  
POSSIBLE. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED  
ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND  
NEIGHBORS.  
 
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 9 1 1.  
 

 
 

 
 
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