Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

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

 

Excessive Heat Warning Excessive Heat Warning - Wise (Texas)


Updated:Aug 13, 2020 3:09pm
Effective:Aug 13, 2020 3:09pm
Expires:Aug 15, 2020 7:00pm
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Bosque; Comanche; Dallas; Denton; Ellis; Erath; Hamilton; Hill; Hood; Johnson; McLennan; Parker; Somervell; Tarrant; Wise
 
Instructions: Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. 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 lightweight and loose fitting clothing when possible. 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 9 1 1.

Message summary: ...excessive heat warning in effect until 7 pm cdt saturday...
* what...actual air temperatures at or above 105 degrees.
* where...portions of north texas.
* when...until 7 pm cdt saturday.
* impacts...heat index values will range between 105 to 110 degrees each afternoon. Hot temperatures and high humidity will increase the risk for heat- related illnesses to occur, particularly for those working or participating in outdoor activities.
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