Muskogee Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 6:57 PM CDT Aug. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory now in effect until 9 PM CDT this evening...
... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon to 9 PM CDT Sunday...

* temperature... high temperatures in the mid 90s combined with high
humidity will result in dangerous heat index values around 105
degrees on Sunday afternoon. Heat index values from 105 to near 110
degrees today will slowly cool this evening.

* 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.