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In addition, the Salvation Army has opened a cooling station at 1855 E. Lancaster Ave.
A heat advisory is in effect for North Texas until 8 p.m Thursday, according to the National Weather Service office in Fort Worth. A heat advisory means afternoon heat index values are expected to meet or exceed 105 degrees for at least two consecutive days.
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Daytime temperatures will range from 95 to 101 degrees, and daily maximum heat index values will range from 105 to 110 degrees.
Residents are asked to check on people who have health problems and on elderly residents.
Officials are recommending that anyone working outside take extra precautions, drink plenty of water and wear lightweight, loose-fitting clothing.
Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool, shaded location.