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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
322 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 2014

TXZ229-232-233-239-241>246-260000-
LA SALLE-BEE-GOLIAD-WEBB-JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-
ARANSAS-REFUGIO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COTULLA...BEEVILLE...GOLIAD...LAREDO...
ALICE...ORANGE GROVE...KINGSVILLE...CORPUS CHRISTI...PORTLAND...
INGLESIDE...ARANSAS PASS...SINTON...MATHIS...ROCKPORT...REFUGIO...
WOODSBORO
322 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 2014

...HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 105 AND 109 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED TODAY...

THE COMBINATION OF WARM TEMPERATURES AND HIGH DEWPOINTS WILL
PRODUCE HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 105 AND 109 DEGREES TODAY. AN AREA OR
TWO COULD HAVE HEAT INDICES AROUND 110 DEGREES FOR AN HOUR.
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.

HEAT INDICES OVER THESE AREAS COULD EXPERIENCE EVEN HIGHER HEAT
INDICES ON SATURDAY...POSSIBLY REACHING OR EXCEEDING 110 DEGREES
FOR A FEW HOURS. A HEAT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED OVER PORTIONS OF
SOUTH TEXAS ON SATURDAY.

$$

GW

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