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Watches & Warnings

Excessive Heat Warning
Issued: 2:56 PM CDT Jul. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 7 PM CDT
Saturday...

* temperature... temperatures will be in the mid and upper 90s,
with heat indices of 110 to 120 range through early evening.
Heat indices on Saturday will range from 95 to 105.

* Impacts... this dangerous and prolonged heat can cause heat
illnesses, especially in the elderly, very Young and pets.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An excessive heat warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot
temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous
situation in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of
fluids... stay in an air-conditioned room... stay out of the sun...
and check up on relatives and neighbors.