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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
1153 AM CDT Sun May 28 2017

...Heat indices rising rapidly this morning...

.Breezy South winds continue to bring in high dewpoint air from
the warm Gulf water. These higher dewpoints, 75-77 degrees, will
combine with increasing temperatures this afternoon in advance of
a cold front over Central Texas producing extremely high and
dangerous heat index values or feels like temperatures.

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Starr-Hidalgo-Inland Willacy-Inland Cameron-
Including the cities of Rio Grande City, Roma, McAllen, Edinburg,
Pharr, Mission, Weslaco, Raymondville, Brownsville, and Harlingen
1153 AM CDT Sun May 28 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect until 6 PM CDT this evening.

* TEMPERATURE...ranging from 95-100, with heat indices of 111-115
  degrees.

* IMPACTS...Prolonged outdoor activity without proper rest...
  hydration...or other precautionary actions may result in heat
  exhaustion or even heat stroke.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Heat Advisory is issued when the heat index...a measure of how
it feels when temperature and humidity are combined...equals or
exceeds 111 for 2 hours or more during the day.

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GB

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