Weather Alerts for Plano, Collin County, Texas

Issued by the National Weather Service

Heat Advisory  HEAT ADVISORY   Heat Advisory
PLANO, COLLIN COUNTY, TEXAS

Areas Affected:
Collin - Cooke - Dallas - Delta - Denton - Fannin - Grayson - Hopkins - Hunt - Kaufman - Lamar - Montague - Rains - Rockwall - Tarrant - Van Zandt - Wise
Effective: Sun, 7/25 12:00pm Updated: Sun, 7/25 11:07am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 7/25 7:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...
* WHAT...Heat index values 105 to 107 expected.
* WHERE...Portions of north central and northeast Texas.
* WHEN...From noon to 7 PM CDT Sunday.
* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity will increase the
risk for heat-related illnesses to occur, particularly for
those working or participating in outdoor activities.

Information:
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.