Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WWUS84 KCRP 290829
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
329 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

TXZ231>234-241>247-292300-
LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-NUECES-
SAN PATRICIO-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GEORGE WEST...THREE RIVERS...BEEVILLE...
GOLIAD...VICTORIA...ALICE...ORANGE GROVE...KINGSVILLE...
CORPUS CHRISTI...PORTLAND...INGLESIDE...ARANSAS PASS...SINTON...
MATHIS...ROCKPORT...REFUGIO...WOODSBORO...PORT LAVACA
329 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

...MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX VALUES BETWEEN 105 AND 109 DEGREES INCLUSIVE
ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE COASTAL BEND AND VICTORIA CROSSROADS TODAY...

THE COMBINATION OF WARM TO HOT TEMPERATURES AND NEAR SURFACE
MOISTURE WILL RESULT IN MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX VALUES BETWEEN 105 AND
109 DEGREES INCLUSIVE OVER THE COASTAL BEND AND VICTORIA
CROSSROADS THIS AFTERNOON. MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX VALUES AT A FEW
LOCATIONS MAY REACH 110 DEGREES FOR LESS THAN 2 HOURS.

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.

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