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Watches & Warnings

Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory
Issued: 8:47 PM CDT Jul. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 7 PM CDT
Sunday...
... Heat advisory remains in effect from 7 PM Sunday to 7 PM CDT
Monday...

* temperatures... high temperatures are expected to range from 105
to 110 degrees Sunday, then 102 to 104 degrees Monday.

* Heat indices... heat index values may reach 110 degrees Sunday
afternoon, then 105 Monday afternoon.

* Impacts... very hot conditions will increase the risk of heat
related illnesses.

An excessive heat warning means that a prolonged period of
extremely hot conditions will occur. This is a dangerous
situation in which heat illnesses are likely.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.

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.






Air Quality Alert
Issued: 1:50 PM CDT Jul. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Ozone action day...

The Texas commission on environmental quality (tceq) has issued
an ozone action day for the Dallas-Fort Worth area for Sunday,
July 22, 2018.

Atmospheric conditions are expected to be favorable for producing
high levels of ozone air pollution in the Dallas-Fort Worth area
on Sunday. 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)


150 PM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

... Ozone action day...

The Texas commission on environmental quality (tceq) has issued
an ozone action day for the Dallas-Fort Worth area for Sunday,
July 22, 2018.

Atmospheric conditions are expected to be favorable for producing
high levels of ozone air pollution in the Dallas-Fort Worth area
on Sunday. 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)