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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX
1014 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

TXZ194-209-223>225-172315-
/O.NEW.KEWX.HT.Y.0009.170817T1900Z-170818T0000Z/
Lee-Fayette-Gonzales-De Witt-Lavaca-
Including the cities of Giddings, La Grange, Gonzales, Cuero,
and Halletsville
1014 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Austin/San Antonio has issued a
Heat Advisory, which is in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to
7 PM CDT this evening.

* TEMPERATURE...High temperatures will be 99 to 101 degrees with
  heat index values exceeding 108 degrees.

* IMPACTS...Prolonged exposure to the heat and/or exertion
  outdoors without proper hydration and other precautionary
  actions may result in heat exhaustion or heat stroke.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids...stay in an air-conditioned
room...stay out of the sun...and check up on relatives and
neighbors.

   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.

&&

$$


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