Severe Weather Alerts - Sasakwa, OK

  • Heat Advisory

    Heat Advisory in effect from 12:00 PM CDT until Wednesday, 7:00 PM CDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDTWEDNESDAY...

* TEMPERATURE... AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES AROUND 105 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED BOTH TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS... THOSE EXPOSED TO THE EXTREME HEAT OVER A PROLONGED PERIOD MAY DEVELOP HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHENPOSSIBLE... RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OREVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEATSTROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHENPOSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK... THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY ANDHEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKSIN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY HEATSHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE IS ANEMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

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