Oklahoma Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 4:01 AM CDT Jul. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory in effect from noon today to 7 PM CDT Friday...

The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from noon today to 7 PM CDT Friday.

* Temperatures and heat index values... temperatures will reach 105
to 110 across western North Texas and southwest Oklahoma, with
heat index values of 105 to 110 across north central, central
and south central Oklahoma. Low temperatures will only fall into
the mid 70s to lower 80s overnight.

* Timing... through Friday afternoon.

* Impacts... the heat and humidity may cause heat stress during
outdoor exertion or extended exposure.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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