Current Watches and Warnings
Excessive Heat Warning
Statement as of 3:32 AM CDT on July 26, 2014
Expires 9:00 PM EDT on July 27, 2014
... Excessive heat warning remains in effect from noon today to 8 PM
An excessive heat warning is in effect...
For the following counties...
* in Oklahoma... Tulsa... Pawnee and Osage.
* afternoon heat index values will climb into the 105 to 108
range both Saturday and Sunday afternoon. Overnight low
temperatures Saturday night will remain in the mid to upper 70s
which will result in little relief from the daytime heat.
* the combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will
combine to create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses
* 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.
* Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio... commercial radio or television
for the latest information concerning this weather event.
Additional weather information can also be found at:
- Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
- Arizona - Record Report
- Arkansas - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
- California - Record Report
- Colorado - Public Information Statement
- District of Columbia - Record Report
- Florida - Flood Warning
- Georgia - Record Report
- Idaho - Record Report
- Illinois - Heat Advisory
- Indiana - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
- Iowa - Record Report , Public Information Statement
- Kansas - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
- Kentucky - Special Statement , Record Report
- Maryland - Record Report
- Minnesota - Public Information Statement
- Mississippi - Record Report
- Missouri - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
- Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
- Nebraska - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
- Nevada - Record Report
- North Dakota - Flood Warning
- Ohio - Record Report
- Oklahoma - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
- Oregon - Record Report
- Pennsylvania - Record Report
- South Carolina - Record Report
- South Dakota - Severe Thunderstorm Warning
- Tennessee - Record Report
- Texas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
- Utah - Fire Weather Watch
- Virginia - Record Report
- Washington - Record Report
- West Virginia - Record Report
- Wisconsin - Public Information Statement
- Wyoming - Fire Weather Warning