OKZ068-070>072-074-231000- /O.NEW.KTSA.HT.Y.0003.140723T1800Z-140724T0100Z/ CHEROKEE-MUSKOGEE-MCINTOSH-SEQUOYAH-HASKELL- 347 PM CDT TUE JUL 22 2014 ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 8 PM CDT WEDNESDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED A HEAT ADVISORY... WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 8 PM CDT WEDNESDAY... FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES... * IN OKLAHOMA...CHEROKEE...SEQUOYAH...MCINTOSH...MUSKOGEE AND HASKELL. HAZARDOUS WEATHER... * DANGEROUS HEAT INDEX VALUES OF 105 TO 110 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. IMPACTS... * THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. DEFINITION... * A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS EXPECTED. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... * 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. * STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...COMMERCIAL RADIO OR TELEVISION FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION CONCERNING THIS WEATHER EVENT. ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT: WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.
Harber High School
Siloam Springs, AR
Bella Vista, AR
Petit Jean River Valley
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It's no surprise Arkansas, Oklahoma & Texas are right in the bullseye.
Kaden is a third grader at Central Park Elementary in Bentonville. He loves to track the power of severe storms and tornadoes.
KNWA -- Meet today's Super Weather Kid!
KNWA -- Meet Samantha, this week's weather kid! This Springdale kid will be 10 years old next month and she was nominated by her mother, Jennifer.
KNWA -- Meet the latest Super Weather Kid!!
On April 3, 2008, a major storm outbreak hit central Arkansas, causing damage across the area. Jim Woolly lived through the storm and says he'll never forget it.
NWA WEATHER AUTHORITY -- Don't know how to program your weather radio? Here's a detailed instructional video for the Alert Works EAR-10 NOAA weather radio.
Dan Skoff visited the kindergarten class at Happy Hollow Elementary in Fayetteville AR to discuss severe weather safety.
Meet this week's Super Weather Kid!!
The Arkansas Highway Transportation Department keeps tabs on all the major roadways throughout the state during winter weather.
Meet this week's kid forecaster and watch his 7 Day Forecast!
With tornado season approaching, it's a good time to take a closer look at your insurance policy now, so you're not surprised when the storms start.
Take a minute and tell us how we're doing and what you'd like from your weather team!
Meet this week's Super Weather Kid and check out her forecast!
Meet this week's Super Weather Kid!
In order to better the city's finance committee has green lighted the purchase of four new snow plows.
SILOAM SPRINGS, AR -- The National Weather Service is setting up the free class at Siloam Springs High School on Thursday, January 23.
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS -- In extreme weather, AT&T is reminding people to take proper care of electronic devices like smartphones, tablets and notebooks.
President Barack Obama has declared several Arkansas counties as a major disaster following the December winter weather.
SPRINGDALE, AR -- Students in the Springdale School District will now attend classes on January 6 and 20 to pad the school year in case of more winter weather.
HUGHES, AR -- A small, tight-knit community bands together after an EF-2 tornado tore through, destroying homes and killing one person.
LITTLE ROCK, AR -- Governor Mike Beebe is reaching out to President Obama in hopes of having several Arkansas counties declared as federal disaster areas, which would make the state eligible for federal help cleaning up.
CHICOT COUNTY, AR -- The National Weather Service confirms a storm that destroyed homes in southeast Arkansas was a tornado.
Laine Baker shows you just how low those temps are dropping in Fayetteville!
KNWA-- Celebrating a year's worth of Energizer Super Weather Kid.
(NWA WX AUTHORITY)-- Logan says he wants to be a meteorologist so that he can help people.
(NWA WX AUTHORITY)-- Meet this week's kid forecaster!
(KNWA)-- Christian Hopkins is a 4th grader at Cooper Elementary in Bella Vista.
(KNWA)-- This week's Super Weather Kid is from Fayetteville where he is a student at St. Joseph's Catholic School.
Meet this week's kid forecaster!
Meet this week's kid forecaster!
Meet our latest kid forecaster!
KNWA-- Meet our Energizer Super Weather Kid: Abby Lynn!
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Glory Parrish from Prairie Grove is this weeks Energizer Weather Kid
Our Super Weather Kid, Eli Wallace.
ROGERS, AR-- We'll be at the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship all week. Here's a look at what's coming up:
Rainy weather Monday put a damper on the first day of events at the Walmart Northwest Arkansas Championship presented by P&G.
Meet today's Super Weather Kid Ellie Grimm!
With temperatures in Northwest Arkansas set to hit 90 degrees this week, you may want to take a little extra time to check in on your pet.
Here are your Top Trenders for Thursday, June 6!
Meet our Energizer Super Weather Kid: Andrew Kamisato!
Zombies take over Prague, and new video from the vicious storms that ripped through Oklahoma. Here is Monday's edition of "Over the Edge News".
AROUND ARKANSAS-- With The Natural State getting hit with a one-two punch of severe weather last week, the clean up begins.
SCOTT COUNTY, AR -- Rescuers have found the body of Arkansas Game and Fish Officer Joel Campora and the final missing woman from Friday's storms.
BENTON COUNTY, AR -- The weather kept campers away from Beaver Lake.
Over night storms slowed down business in Northwest Arkansas Saturday morning.
SCOTT COUNTY, AR - A search and recovery operation continues in Scott County after flash flooding claimed the lives of Sheriff Cody Carpenter and an unidentified woman early today. Three other people are still missing in the incident.