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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
242 PM CDT Sat May 26 2018

...A HEAT ADVISORY CONTINUES THROUGH AT LEAST SUNDAY FOR MOST OF
THE PERMIAN BASIN...TRANS PECOS...DAVIS MOUNTAINS...BIG BEND AND
PRESIDIO VALLEY FOR VERY HOT TEMPERATURES...

.The combination of increasing high pressure aloft and very dry
air will combine to produce abnormally high heat through at least
Sunday. Expect temperatures across portions of the Permian Basin
to climb to 107 degrees...around 100 degrees in the Davis
Mountains...and 115 degrees or higher along the Rio Grande.

TXZ058>060-067-070-074-075-080-271100-
/O.EXA.KMAF.HT.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-180528T0000Z/
Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-Loving-Winkler-Ward-Reagan-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Pecos-Marfa Plateau-
Including the cities of Pecos, Mentone, Kermit, Monahans,
Big Lake, Alpine, Fort Davis, Fort Stockton, and Marfa
242 PM CDT Sat May 26 2018

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT SUNDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...Highs around 115 along the Rio Grande. Highs
  around 100 in the Davis Mountains. Highs around 110 along the
  Pecos River.

* IMPACTS...If you plan to be outside, avoid prolonged exposure or
  strenuous physical activity. Drink plenty of non-alcoholic or
  non- caffeinated beverages. Wear lightweight, light-colored,
  loose- fitting clothing, a hat to shield yourself from the sun,
  and use a sunscreen to reduce possible sunburn. The elderly,
  very young, sick and persons with heart conditions are most at
  risk in extreme heat.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take extra precautions, if you work or spend time outside. When
possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water.

&&

$$

TXZ047-048-050>053-061>063-068-069-079-081-271100-
/O.CON.KMAF.HT.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-180528T0000Z/
Borden-Scurry-Andrews-Martin-Howard-Mitchell-Ector-Midland-
Glasscock-Crane-Upton-Presidio Valley-Big Bend Area-
Including the cities of Gail, Snyder, Andrews, Stanton,
Big Spring, Colorado City, Odessa, Midland, Garden City, Crane,
McCamey, Rankin, Presidio, Big Bend NP, and Marathon
242 PM CDT Sat May 26 2018

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT SUNDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...Highs around 105.

* IMPACTS...If you plan to be outside, avoid prolonged exposure or
  strenuous physical activity. Drink plenty of non-alcoholic or
  non- caffeinated beverages. Wear lightweight, light-colored,
  loose- fitting clothing, a hat to shield yourself from the sun,
  and use a sunscreen to reduce possible sunburn. The elderly,
  very young, sick and persons with heart conditions are most at
  risk in extreme heat.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take extra precautions, if you work or spend time outside. When
possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water.

&&

$$


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