Severe Weather Alerts - West Siloam Springs, OK

  • Heat Advisory

    Heat Advisory in effect from Sunday, 12:00 PM CDT until Sunday, 9:00 PM CDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM CDT SUNDAY...
...HEAT ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 9 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN ARKANSAS...BENTON...CARROLL...WASHINGTON...
MADISON...CRAWFORD...FRANKLIN...AND SEBASTIAN COUNTIES. IN
OKLAHOMA...PUSHMATAHA...CHOCTAW...OSAGE...WASHINGTON...
NOWATA... CRAIG...OTTAWA...PAWNEE...TULSA...ROGERS...MAYES...
DELAWARE... CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...CHEROKEE...
ADAIR... MUSKOGEE...MCINTOSH...SEQUOYAH...PITTSBURG...
HASKELL...LATIMER... AND LE FLORE COUNTIES.

* TEMPERATURE...AFTERNOON HEAT INDICES FROM 102 TO 109 ARE
EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
WILL COMBINE TO 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. DRINK PLENTY OF WATER TO STAY HYDRATED.

NEVER LEAVE ANYONE IN A CLOSED...PARKED VEHICLE. TEMPERATURES
INSIDE CAN REACH OVER 150 DEGREES QUICKLY...RESULTING IN HEAT
STROKE AND DEATH.

PETS CAN ALSO SUCCUMB TO THE EFFECTS OF EXCESSIVE HEAT. ENSURE
PETS HAVE ADEQUATE DRINKING WATER AND A SHADY PLACE TO REST.

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