TX WFO SAN ANGELO Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO SAN ANGELO Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Sunday, May 15, 2022

_____

HEAT ADVISORY

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service San Angelo TX

358 AM CDT Sun May 15 2022

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT

THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Record or near record high temperatures of 103 to 106

degrees expected.

* WHERE...Northern and central parts of West Central Texas, along

with Mason County.

* WHEN...From 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM CDT this evening.

* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures may cause heat illnesses to occur,

especially with prolonged exposure in direct sunlight.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The very hot temperatures will be a

significant hazard for anyone attending outdoor gatherings, such

as graduations or sporting events.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

_____

Copyright 2022 AccuWeather