Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
319 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH TEXAS THIS
AFTERNOON...

.HOT TEMPERATURES WILL COMBINE WITH HIGH DEWPOINT VALUES THIS
AFTERNOON...RESULTING IN HEAT INDICES RISING TO 110 DEGREES OR
GREATER ACROSS MUCH OF THE INLAND COASTAL BEND AND VICTORIA
CROSSROADS.

TXZ234-241>244-201700-
/O.NEW.KCRP.HT.Y.0009.140820T1800Z-140821T0000Z/
VICTORIA-JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VICTORIA...ALICE...ORANGE GROVE...
KINGSVILLE...CORPUS CHRISTI...PORTLAND...INGLESIDE...
ARANSAS PASS...SINTON...MATHIS
319 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM
CDT THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURE...HEAT INDICES AROUND 110 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...EXTENDED OUTDOOR ACTIVITY COULD LEAD TO RAPID
  DEHYDRATION...RESULTING IN POSSIBLE 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 OVER MOST OF THE AREA FOR AT LEAST TWO HOURS.

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 OR SWIMMING POOL.

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

&&

$$

HART




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