WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-white01, ww color white

Minnesota Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Texas, Ellis

Heat Advisory

Statement as of 10:17 PM CDT on July 23, 2014

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on July 25, 2014


... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon Thursday to 10 PM
CDT Friday...

* location... all areas along and east of a line from Graham to
Killeen... including the Sherman... Dallas Fort Worth... Waco...
Temple and Killeen areas.

* Temperature... high temperatures from around 100 to 105 degrees
with heat index readings reaching the 105 to 108 degree range.

* Impacts... those exposed to the extreme heat over a prolonged
period may develop heat related illnesses.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that afternoon heat index values are
expected to meet or exceed 105 degrees for at least two
consecutive days.

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

Statement as of 1:36 PM CDT on July 23, 2014

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on July 24, 2014


... Ozone action day...

The Texas commission on environmental quality (tceq) has issued
an ozone action day for the Dallas-Fort Worth area for Thursday,
July 24, 2014.

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



136 PM CDT Wed Jul 23 2014

... Ozone action day...

The Texas commission on environmental quality (tceq) has issued
an ozone action day for the Dallas-Fort Worth area for Thursday,
July 24, 2014.

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


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Public Information Statement
Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Wind Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning
Idaho - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Indiana - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Kentucky - Special Statement
Massachusetts - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Nevada - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
New York - Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Oregon - Record Report
South Dakota - Record Report
Tennessee - Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Utah - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Special Statement
Washington - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement