Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX
502 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

TXZ173-191>194-202>209-217>225-228-220000-
Williamson-Hays-Travis-Bastrop-Lee-Kinney-Uvalde-Medina-Bexar-
Comal-Guadalupe-Caldwell-Fayette-Maverick-Zavala-Frio-Atascosa-
Wilson-Karnes-Gonzales-De Witt-Lavaca-Dimmit-
Including the cities of Georgetown, San Marcos, Austin, Bastrop,
Giddings, Bracketville, Uvalde, Hondo, San Antonio,
New Braunfels, Seguin, Lockhart, La Grange, Eagle Pass,
Crystal City, Pearsall, Pleasanton, Floresville, Karnes City,
Gonzales, Cuero, Halletsville, and Carrizo Springs
502 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...Elevated Heat Indices Expected This Afternoon...

Afternoon heat index values of 102 to 107 degrees are expected
again this afternoon for a large portion of South Central Texas.
The highest heat index values are expected to occur between 1 PM
and 7 PM. Prolonged exposure to the heat and exertion outdoors
without proper hydration and other precautionary actions may
result in heat related illness.

Please continue to take extra precautions if you work or spend
time outside in the afternoon and early evening. Stay hydrated and
take breaks in the shade or an air conditioned building. Limit
strenuous outdoor activities and check up on the elderly, sick,
and those without air conditioning. Never leave children or pets
unattended in a vehicle, even for a couple minutes, and remember
to look before you lock!

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