Tulsa Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 3:04 PM CDT Jul. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory in effect until 8 PM CDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued a heat advisory,
which is in effect until 8 PM CDT this evening.

* Heat index values... around 105 degrees.

* Temperature... highs in the upper 90s to 102.

* Impacts... the combination of hot temperatures and high
humidity will 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. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing and drink
plenty of water.

Never leave people or pets in a closed, parked vehicle, as
temperatures inside can reach over 150 degrees quickly, resulting
in heat stroke and death.

Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded
location. Heat stroke is an emergency, call 911.