Weather Alerts for KAUFMAN

Issued by the National Weather Service

Heat Advisory  HEAT ADVISORY   Heat Advisory
KAUFMAN

Areas Affected:
Collin - Cooke - Dallas - Delta - Denton - Fannin - Grayson - Hopkins - Hunt - Kaufman - Lamar - Rains - Rockwall - Tarrant - Van Zandt
Effective: Mon, Jul 26 12:00 pm Updated: Sun 8:15 pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, Jul 26 7:00 pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM CDT MONDAY...
* WHAT...Heat index values up to 106.
* WHERE...Portions of north central and northeast Texas.
* WHEN...Until 7 PM CDT this evening, then from noon to 7 PM CDT
Monday.
* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity will increase the
risk for heat-related illnesses, 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.

Air Quality Alert  AIR QUALITY ALERT   Air Quality Alert
KAUFMAN

Areas Affected:
Collin - Dallas - Denton - Ellis - Henderson - Hood - Hunt - Johnson - Kaufman - Parker - Rockwall - Tarrant - Wise
Effective: Mon, Jul 26 12:00 pm Updated: Sun 8:15 pm Urgency: Unknown
Expires: Mon, Jul 26 5:00 pm Severity: Unknown Certainty: Unknown

 
Details:
...OZONE ACTION DAY...
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has issued
an Ozone Action Day for the Dallas-Fort Worth area for Monday,
July 26, 2021.
Atmospheric conditions are expected to be favorable for producing
high levels of ozone air pollution in the Dallas-Fort Worth area
on Monday. 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)