... Heat advisory in effect from 1 PM to 7 PM CDT Saturday...
The National Weather Service in San Angelo has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM to 7 PM CDT Saturday.
* Temperature... highs will be 100 to 105 degrees with heat index
values between 102 to 109 degrees.
* Impacts... very hot temperatures will increase the risk of heat
related illnesses, especially amongst the elderly, Young
children and persons with heart conditions.
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
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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Issued: 2:40 PM CDT Jun. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service