Crawford Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 6:46 PM CDT Jul. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon to 9 PM CDT
Thursday...
... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon to 9 PM CDT Friday...

* heat index values... 105 to 115 degrees both Thursday and Friday
afternoons.

* Impacts... the combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are
possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...
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.