Oklahoma Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 10:40 AM CDT Jul. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening.

* Heat index values... up to 109 due to temperatures 92 to 102
degrees, and dewpoints in the upper 60s to mid 70s.

* Timing... 1 PM until 7 PM today.

* 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.