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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
434 AM CDT FRI JUL 1 2016

TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-021000-
HOUSTON-TRINITY-MADISON-WALKER-SAN JACINTO-POLK-BURLESON-BRAZOS-
WASHINGTON-GRIMES-MONTGOMERY-LIBERTY-COLORADO-AUSTIN-WALLER-
HARRIS-CHAMBERS-WHARTON-FORT BEND-JACKSON-MATAGORDA-BRAZORIA-
GALVESTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROCKETT...TRINITY...GROVETON...
MADISONVILLE...HUNTSVILLE...SHEPHERD...COLDSPRING...LIVINGSTON...
CORRIGAN...ONALASKA...CALDWELL...LAKE SOMERVILLE...
COLLEGE STATION...BRYAN...BRENHAM...NAVASOTA...THE WOODLANDS...
CONROE...WILLIS...LIBERTY...CLEVELAND...DAYTON...COLUMBUS...
EAGLE LAKE...WEIMAR...SEALY...BELLVILLE...HEMPSTEAD...
PRAIRIE VIEW...BROOKSHIRE...HOUSTON...PASADENA...KATY...TOMBALL...
HUMBLE...WINNIE...MONT BELVIEU...ANAHUAC...EL CAMPO...WHARTON...
PIERCE...SUGAR LAND...MISSOURI CITY...RICHMOND...ROSENBERG...
EDNA...BAY CITY...PALACIOS...PEARLAND...LAKE JACKSON...ALVIN...
ANGLETON...FREEPORT...LEAGUE CITY...TEXAS CITY...FRIENDSWOOD...
GALVESTON
434 AM CDT FRI JUL 1 2016

...HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 105 AND 110 DEGREES POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS
OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS OVER THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND AND ON INTO NEXT WEEK...

THE COMBINATION OF GRADUALLY RISING AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES AND INCREASING
DEWPOINTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 105 AND 110 DEGREES
ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS OVER THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND AND ON INTO
NEXT WEEK. HEAT ADVISORIES MIGHT BE NEEDED.

ANYONE WITH OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES ARE URGED TO DRINK PLENTY OF WATER...WEAR
LIGHT WEIGHT AND LIGHT COLORED CLOTHING...AND TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS FROM
THE HEAT. TRY LIMITING STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES AND STAY IN SHADED AREAS
AS OFTEN AS POSSIBLE. YOUNG CHILDREN AND PETS SHOULD NEVER BE LEFT
UNATTENDED IN VEHICLES UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. CAR INTERIORS CAN
REACH LETHAL TEMPERATURES IN A MATTER OF MINUTES. ALSO MAKE SURE THOSE
THAT ARE OLDER AND THOSE THAT ARE SICK HAVE ACCESS TO AIR CONDITIONING.

LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR LOCAL MEDIA FOR THE LATEST UPDATES
ON THIS SITUATION.

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Air Quality Alert

TXZ213-237-238-020000-

AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE
TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
141 PM CDT THU JUN 30 2016

...OZONE ACTION DAY FOR FRIDAY...

THE TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY (TCEQ)...HAS ISSUED AN
OZONE ACTION DAY FOR THE HOUSTON...GALVESTON...AND BRAZORIA AREAS FOR
FRIDAY...JULY 1 2016.

ATMOSPHERIC CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE FAVORABLE FOR PRODUCING
HIGH LEVELS OF OZONE POLLUTION IN THE HOUSTON...GALVESTON AND
SURROUNDING AREAS ON FRIDAY. YOU CAN HELP PREVENT OZONE POLLUTION
BY SHARING A RIDE...WALKING...RIDING A BICYCLE...TAKING YOUR LUNCH
TO WORK...AVOIDING DRIVE THROUGH LANES...CONSERVING ENERGY AND
KEEPING YOUR VEHICLE PROPERLY TUNED.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON OZONE:

OZONE: THE FACTS (WWW.TCEQ.TEXAS.GOV/AIRQUALITY/MONOPS/OZONEFACTS.HTML)

EPA AIR NOW:
(WWW.AIRNOW.GOV/INDEX.CFM?ACTION=AIRNOW.LOCAL_CITY&CITYID=236)

TAKE CARE OF TEXAS: (WWW.TAKECAREOFTEXAS.ORG/AIR/AIRQUALITY)

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