... Heat advisory in effect from 1 PM to 8 PM CDT Wednesday...
The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a heat
advisory... which is in effect from 1 PM to 8 PM CDT Wednesday.
* Heat indices: 105 to 108 degrees.
* Impacts: heat exhaustion and heat stroke are more likely with
high heat indices. Take precautions to prevent heat related
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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Statement as of 2:57 PM CDT on August 04, 2015