EMSA issued another heat alert on Wednesday as medics responded to five heat-related calls.
A medical heat alert is issued when EMSA responds to five or more suspected heat-related illness calls in a 24-hour period.
Of the five patients, two patients were transported in fair condition to local hospitals.
EMSA has responded to more than 60 heat-related calls since June 1.
EMSA is urging citizens to take proactive measures to stay safe in the heat by keeping fluids accessible and drinking plenty of water before going outdoors and during outdoor time. Also, limit outdoor time and take frequent breaks in shade or indoors.
Tips for staying healthy in the heat, according to EMSA:
The following cooling stations are open for business until further notice:
The Salvation Army Center of Hope
102 N. Denver Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Tulsa County Social Services Cooling station
2401 Charles Page Blvd.
Tulsa OK 74127
8:30 am – 8:00 pm
Dennis R. Neill Equality Center
621 East 4th Street
Tulsa, OK 74120
Noon to 9 pm 7-days a week
John 3:16 Mission
506 N. Cheyenne
Tulsa, Okla. 74103