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Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Wise (TXZ102) Texas Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Excessive Heat Warning Excessive Heat Warning - Wise (Texas)


Updated:Jul 19, 2018 3:06pm
Effective:Jul 19, 2018 3:06pm
Expires:Jul 22, 2018 7:00pm
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Bell; Bosque; Collin; Comanche; Cooke; Coryell; Dallas; Delta; Denton; Eastland; Ellis; Erath; Falls; Fannin; Grayson; Hamilton; Henderson; Hill; Hood; Hopkins; Hunt; Jack; Johnson; Kaufman; Lamar; Lampasas; Limestone; McLennan; Mills; Montague; Navarro; Palo Pinto; Parker; Rains; Rockwall; Somervell; Stephens; Tarrant; Van Zandt; Wise; Young
 
Instructions: Be sure to check on persons with health problems and the elderly, as they are the most susceptible to heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Never leave young children or pets in an enclosed vehicle, even for a short time, as temperatures can quickly rise to life threatening levels. 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.

Message summary: ...heat advisory will continue this afternoon for the brazos valley. An excessive heat warning has been posted for all of north and central texas through sunday...
...excessive heat warning remains in effect until 7 pm cdt sunday...
* temperatures...high temperatures ranging from 103 to 110 are possible each afternoon.
* heat indices...heat index values may exceed 110 degrees at times.
* impacts...very hot conditions will increase the risk of heat related illnesses.
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Air Quality Alert Air Quality Alert - Wise (Texas)


Updated:Jul 19, 2018 2:19pm
Effective:Jul 19, 2018 3:06pm
Expires:Jul 20, 2018 5:30pm
Severity:Unknown
Urgency:Unknown
Certainty:Unknown
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Collin; Dallas; Denton; Ellis; Henderson; Hood; Hunt; Johnson; Kaufman; Parker; Rockwall; Tarrant; Wise
 
Message summary: ...ozone action day...
The texas commission on environmental quality (tceq) has issued an ozone action day for the dallas-fort worth area for friday, july 20, 2018. Atmospheric conditions are expected to be favorable for producing high levels of ozone air pollution in the dallas-fort worth area on friday. You can help prevent ozone pollution by sharing a ride, walking, riding a bicycle, taking your lunch to work, avoiding drive-through lanes, conserving energy, and keeping your vehicle properly tuned. For more information on ozone: ozone: the facts (www.tceq.texas.gov/goto/ozonefacts) air north texas: (www.airnorthtexas.org) epa air now (www.airnow.gov/index.cfm?action.local_state&stateid=45&tab=0) take care of texas (www.takecareoftexas.org) north central texas council of governments air quality (www.nctcog.org/trans/air/index.asp)
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