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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
948 AM CDT MON JUL 28 2014

...POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS HEAT INDICES FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH TEXAS
TODAY...

.HOT TEMPERATURES THIS AFTERNOON WILL COMBINE WITH HIGH DEWPOINT
VALUES...RESULTING IN HEAT INDICES AROUND 110 DEGREES OVER
PORTIONS OF SOUTH TEXAS. THE HIGHEST HEAT INDICES WILL OCCUR
ACROSS THE COASTAL PLAINS AND IN THE METROPOLITAN AREAS.

TXZ234-239-241>244-290100-
/O.CON.KCRP.HT.Y.0004.140728T1800Z-140729T0100Z/
VICTORIA-WEBB-JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VICTORIA...LAREDO...ALICE...
ORANGE GROVE...KINGSVILLE...CORPUS CHRISTI...PORTLAND...
INGLESIDE...ARANSAS PASS...SINTON...MATHIS
948 AM CDT MON JUL 28 2014

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

* TEMPERATURE...HEAT INDICES AROUND 110 DEGREES. THESE VALUES
  WILL OCCUR FROM EARLY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...EXTENDED OUTDOOR ACTIVITY COULD LEAD TO
  DEHYDRATION...HEAT EXHAUSTION OR HEAT STROKE IF PROPER
  PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT HEAT INDICES OF 110 DEGREES OR HIGHER
ARE EXPECTED FOR AT LEAST TWO HOURS.

THE ELDERLY...THE VERY YOUNG...THE SICK...AND PEOPLE WITH HEART
CONDITIONS ARE MOST AT RISK IN EXTREME HEAT.

WEAR LIGHTWEIGHT...LIGHT-COLORED CLOTHING...AS IT REFLECTS HEAT
AND SUNLIGHT AND HELPS YOUR BODY STAY COOLER. DRINK PLENTY OF
LIQUIDS...PREFERABLY WATER...EVEN IF YOU DO NOT FEEL THIRSTY.
AVOID ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES.

TRY TO GET OUT OF THE HEAT FOR A FEW HOURS EACH DAY AND INTO AN
AIR CONDITIONED PLACE.

REDUCE...ELIMINATE...OR RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO THE
COOLEST TIMES OF THE DAY.

&&

$$

TE


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
429 AM CDT MON JUL 28 2014

TXZ229>233-240-245>247-290100-
LA SALLE-MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-DUVAL-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-
CALHOUN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COTULLA...CALLIHAM...CROSS...
LOMA ALTA...TILDEN...GEORGE WEST...THREE RIVERS...BEEVILLE...
GOLIAD...FREER...BENAVIDES...SAN DIEGO...ROCKPORT...REFUGIO...
WOODSBORO...PORT LAVACA
429 AM CDT MON JUL 28 2014

...HEAT INDICES FROM 105 TO 109 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED TODAY...

THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH DEWPOINTS WILL
PRODUCE HEAT INDICES FROM 105 TO 109 DEGREES TODAY. THESE HEAT
INDICES WILL OCCUR FROM MIDDAY UNTIL EARLY THIS EVENING. THE
FOLLOWING COUNTIES ARE INCLUDED...LA SALLE...MCMULLEN...LIVE
OAK...BEE...GOLIAD...DUVAL... ARANSAS...REFUGIO...AND CALHOUN.

RESIDENTS WITH OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES PLANNED ARE URGED TO DRINK
PLENTY OF WATER...WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LIGHT COLORED
CLOTHING...AND TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS FROM THE HEAT. YOUNG CHILDREN
AND PETS SHOULD NEVER BE LEFT UNATTENDED IN VEHICLES UNDER ANY
CIRCUMSTANCES. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE DURING WARM OR HOT WEATHER
WHEN CAR INTERIORS CAN REACH LETHAL TEMPERATURES IN A MATTER OF
MINUTES.

$$

HART


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
544 AM CDT MON JUL 28 2014

TXZ248>257-291200-
ZAPATA-JIM HOGG-BROOKS-KENEDY-STARR-HIDALGO-INLAND WILLACY-
INLAND CAMERON-COASTAL WILLACY-COASTAL CAMERON-
544 AM CDT MON JUL 28 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR DEEP SOUTH TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PEAK BETWEEN 105 AND 110 DEGREES DURING THE
AFTERNOON HOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
442 AM CDT MON JUL 28 2014

GMZ235-TXZ229>234-239>244-246-247-291100-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-LA SALLE-
MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-WEBB-DUVAL-JIM WELLS-
KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
442 AM CDT MON JUL 28 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON UNTIL 8 PM
CDT THIS EVENING. THIS ADVISORY IS FOR HEAT INDICES AROUND 110
DEGREES OR GREATER AND INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING
COUNTIES...NUECES...KLEBERG...JIM WELLS...AND SAN PATRICIO. THE
ADVISORY IS ALSO IN EFFECT FOR THE METROPOLITAN AREAS OF LAREDO
AND VICTORIA. HEAT INDICES FROM 105 TO 109 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED IN
THE COUNTIES OF LA SALLE...MCMULLEN...LIVE
OAK...BEE...DUVAL...ARANSAS...REGUFIO...AND CALHOUN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

HEAT INDEX VALUES FROM 105 AND 109 WILL BE POSSIBLE DAILY TUESDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY...WITH THE MOST WIDESPREAD HEAT INDICES ABOVE 105
DEGREES ON TUESDAY AND THURSDAY. COASTAL COUNTIES AND THE VICTORIA
AREA COULD SEE HEAT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ON THURSDAY...AND POSSIBLY
ON TUESDAY AS WELL.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE FRIDAY OVER THE NORTHERN HALF OF SOUTH
TEXAS THEN OVER ALL OF SOUTH TEXAS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
429 AM CDT MON JUL 28 2014

TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-290930-
AUSTIN-BRAZORIA-BRAZOS-BURLESON-CHAMBERS-COLORADO-FORT BEND-
GALVESTON-GRIMES-HARRIS-HOUSTON-JACKSON-LIBERTY-MADISON-MATAGORDA-
MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-WALLER-WASHINGTON-
WHARTON-
429 AM CDT MON JUL 28 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

HIGH TEMPERATURES SHOULD REACH THE MID TO UPPER 90S MOST AREAS
WITH HIGH HUMIDITY IN THE AFTERNOON. HEAT INDEX VALUES MAY
APPROACH 105 DEGREES WHICH COULD LEAD TO HEAT RELATED ILLNESS
SHOULD PRECAUTIONS NOT BE TAKEN. LIMIT OUTSIDE ACTIVITY AND IF YOU
ARE OUTSIDE DRINK PLENTY OF WATER AND TAKE PLENTY OF BREAKS.

A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL SLOWLY PUSH INTO SOUTHEAST TEXAS TONIGHT
INTO TUESDAY. THE FRONT MAY ALLOW FOR A FEW THUNDERSTORMS TO
DEVELOP. SOME OF THE STRONGER STORMS MAY PRODUCE BRIEF HEAVY
RAINFALL WITH RAINFALL RATES OF 1 INCH AN HOUR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

HIGH TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY SHOULD REACH THE MID 90S MOST AREAS
WITH LESS HUMIDITY IN THE AFTERNOON. HEAT INDEX VALUES MAY
APPROACH 103 DEGREES. LIMIT OUTSIDE ACTIVITY AND IF YOU ARE
OUTSIDE DRINK PLENTY OF WATER AND TAKE PLENTY OF BREAKS.
CONDITIONS THE REST OF THE WEEK SHOULD NOT BE QUITE AS HOT.

A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL PUSH INTO THE AREA TUESDAY AND STALL. THE
FRONT MAY BE A FOCUS FOR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. A
FEW STORMS COULD BE STRONG WITH BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL...LIGHTNING
AND GUSTY WINDS. IT IS POSSIBLE THAT THESE STORMS COULD PRODUCE 1
TO 2 INCHES OF RAINFALL VERY QUICKLY. THE BETTER CHANCES FOR
THUNDERSTORMS APPEARS TO BE MORE THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY AS AN
UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES THROUGH THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY. THIS
WILL HELP THE FRONTAL BOUNDARY PUSH FURTHER INTO THE AREA AND
ALLOW FOR THUNDERSTORMS WITH A WEAKER UPPER LEVEL HIGH PRESSURE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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