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Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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WWUS74 KMAF 230823
NPWMAF

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
323 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT WEDNESDAY FOR
AREAS ALONG THE RIO GRANDE FROM THE PRESIDIO VALLEY DOWNSTREAM TO
THE LOWER TRANS PECOS...

.VERY WARM LOW TEMPERATURES THROUGH THIS MORNING ALONG THE RIO
GRANDE RIVER. AFTERNOON HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL NOT MEET ADVISORY
CRITERIA SO IT WAS NOT EXTENDED INTO THIS AFTERNOON.

TXZ079-081-082-231500-
/O.EXT.KMAF.HT.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-140723T1500Z/
PRESIDIO VALLEY-BIG BEND AREA-TERRELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PRESIDIO...BIG BEND NP...MARATHON...
SANDERSON
323 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

* EVENT...HOT DAYTIME AND VERY WARM OVERNIGHT LOW TEMPERATURES.

* TIMING...UNTIL 10 AM CDT WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...DEHYDRATION AND HEAT ILLNESSES CAN BE EXPECTED WITH
  OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES WITHOUT PRECAUTIONS BEING TAKEN.

* TEMPERATURE...AFTERNOON HIGHS 105 TO 109. MORNING LOWS 75 TO
  80.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

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.

&&

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