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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
309 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

TXZ183-193-194-202>205-207>209-217>225-228-282300-
VAL VERDE-BASTROP-LEE-KINNEY-UVALDE-MEDINA-BEXAR-GUADALUPE-
CALDWELL-FAYETTE-MAVERICK-ZAVALA-FRIO-ATASCOSA-WILSON-KARNES-
GONZALES-DE WITT-LAVACA-DIMMIT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DEL RIO...BASTROP...GIDDINGS...
BRACKETTVILLE...UVALDE...HONDO...SAN ANTONIO...SEGUIN...
LOCKHART...LA GRANGE...EAGLE PASS...CRYSTAL CITY...PEARSALL...
PLEASANTON...FLORESVILLE...KARNES CITY...GONZALES...CUERO...
HALLETTSVILLE...CARRIZO SPRINGS
309 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...ELEVATED AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES CONTINUE TODAY...

AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL RANGE FROM 103 TO 107 DEGREES
ALONG AND SOUTHEAST OF A DEL RIO TO SAN ANTONIO TO BASTROP LINE.
AN AREA NEAR AN EAGLE PASS TO CRYSTAL CITY LINE COULD SEE HEAT
INDEX VALUES TOP OUT AT 108 TO 110 DEGREES.

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU PLAN TO BE OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS AFTERNOON ACTIVITIES FOR THE
EARLY MORNING OR EVENING HOURS. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF
HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE.

IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS...DRINK PLENTY OF WATER...WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT
AND LIGHT COLORED CLOTHING...AND TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS FROM THE
HEAT. NEVER LEAVE A CHILD OR PET UNATTENDED IN A VEHICLE...AS
CAR INTERIORS CAN REACH LETHAL TEMPERATURES IN A MATTER OF
MINUTES. BEAT THE HEAT...CHECK THE BACK SEAT!

$$

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