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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX
1021 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

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1021 AM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for South-Central Texas..

.DAY ONE...Today And Tonight.

Afternoon heat index values of 108 to 112 degrees are expected
today in portions of the Coastal Plains. Therefore, a Heat
Advisory is in effect from 2 PM to 7 PM today for DeWitt,
Fayette, Gonzales, Lavaca, and Lee Counties. Other locations along
and east of Interstate 35 will see afternoon heat index values of
103 to 107 again today with very isolated locations around 108
degrees. Prolonged exposure to the heat and exertion outdoors
without proper hydration and other precautionary actions may
result in heat related illness.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Elevated heat index values will continue along and southeast of
the Balcones Escarpment through the remainder of the week and
into early next week, with peak values ranging from 103 to 108
degrees during the afternoon hours.


Spotter activation is not anticipated.


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