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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
257 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

TXZ229-239-250000-
LA SALLE-WEBB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COTULLA...LAREDO
257 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 105 AND 109 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED THIS
AFTERNOON FOR THE WESTERN BRUSH COUNTRY...

THE COMBINATION OF WARM TEMPERATURES AND HIGH DEWPOINTS WILL
PRODUCE HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 105 AND 109 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON
ACROSS THE WESTERN BRUSH COUNTRY. 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.

$$

TMT

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