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Heat Advisory
Statement as of 10:28 AM CDT on July 28, 2015

... Heat advisory in effect until 7 PM CDT Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a heat
advisory... which is in effect until 7 PM CDT Wednesday.

* Temperature... afternoon heat indices of 105 to 108 degrees.

* Impacts... overexertion in this heat will likely lead to
dehydration... and could result in heat exhaustion or heat
stroke.

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.

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.





Special Statement
Statement as of 5:32 AM CDT on July 28, 2015

... Afternoon heat index values near 105 degrees possible today
through Thursday...

Hot conditions are expected to continue across portions of North
Texas through Thursday. High temperatures will climb into the upper
90s and up to near 102 degrees while heat index values will near 105
degrees.

Here are a few heat safety tips. Take extra precautions if
you work or spend time outside. When possible... reschedule strenuous
activities to take place in the early morning or evening hours. 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. Never leave children or pets unattended in a
vehicle. Temperatures inside an enclosed vehicle can reach 20 to 30
degrees higher than ambient outside conditions.



532 am CDT Tue Jul 28 2015

... Afternoon heat index values near 105 degrees possible today
through Thursday...

Hot conditions are expected to continue across portions of North
Texas through Thursday. High temperatures will climb into the upper
90s and up to near 102 degrees while heat index values will near 105
degrees.

Here are a few heat safety tips. Take extra precautions if
you work or spend time outside. When possible... reschedule strenuous
activities to take place in the early morning or evening hours. 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. Never leave children or pets unattended in a
vehicle. Temperatures inside an enclosed vehicle can reach 20 to 30
degrees higher than ambient outside conditions.



532 am CDT Tue Jul 28 2015

... Afternoon heat index values near 105 degrees possible today
through Thursday...

Hot conditions are expected to continue across portions of North
Texas through Thursday. High temperatures will climb into the upper
90s and up to near 102 degrees while heat index values will near 105
degrees.

Here are a few heat safety tips. Take extra precautions if
you work or spend time outside. When possible... reschedule strenuous
activities to take place in the early morning or evening hours. 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. Never leave children or pets unattended in a
vehicle. Temperatures inside an enclosed vehicle can reach 20 to 30
degrees higher than ambient outside conditions.


532 am CDT Tue Jul 28 2015

... Afternoon heat index values near 105 degrees possible today
through Thursday...

Hot conditions are expected to continue across portions of North
Texas through Thursday. High temperatures will climb into the upper
90s and up to near 102 degrees while heat index values will near 105
degrees.

Here are a few heat safety tips. Take extra precautions if
you work or spend time outside. When possible... reschedule strenuous
activities to take place in the early morning or evening hours. 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. Never leave children or pets unattended in a
vehicle. Temperatures inside an enclosed vehicle can reach 20 to 30
degrees higher than ambient outside conditions.



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