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Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
451 AM CDT Tue Jul 9 2019

..Heat Advisory in Effect for Southeast Texas This Afternoon...

.Very warm afternoon temperatures coupled with high humidity will
yield heat index values between 105 and 110 degrees by afternoon.

TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-300-313-
335>338-436>438-100000-
/O.NEW.KHGX.HT.Y.0007.190709T1800Z-190710T0000Z/
Austin-Brazoria Islands-Brazos-Burleson-Chambers-Coastal Brazoria-
Coastal Galveston-Coastal Harris-Coastal Jackson-
Coastal Matagorda-Colorado-Fort Bend-
Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula-Grimes-Houston-
Inland Brazoria-Inland Galveston-Inland Harris-Inland Jackson-
Inland Matagorda-Madison-Matagorda Islands-Montgomery-
Northern Liberty-Polk-San Jacinto-Southern Liberty-Trinity-Walker-
Waller-Washington-Wharton-
Including the cities of Alvin, Anahuac, Angleton, Bay City,
Baytown, Bellville, Brenham, Brookshire, Bryan, Caldwell,
Cleveland, Clute, Coldspring, College Station, Columbus, Conroe,
Corrigan, Crockett, Dayton, Devers, Dickinson, Eagle Lake, Edna,
El Campo, First Colony, Freeport, Friendswood, Galveston, Ganado,
Groveton, Hempstead, Houston, Huntsville, La Marque,
Lake Jackson, League City, Liberty, Livingston, Madisonville,
Mission Bend, Missouri City, Mont Belvieu, Navasota,
Old River-Winfree, Palacios, Pasadena, Pearland, Pecan Grove,
Prairie View, Rosenberg, Sealy, Shepherd, Somerville, Stowell,
Sugar Land, Surfside Beach, Texas City, The Woodlands, Trinity,
Waller, Weimar, Wharton, and Winnie
451 AM CDT Tue Jul 9 2019

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a
Heat Advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to
7 PM CDT this evening.

* EVENT...Heat index values between 105 and 110 degrees.

* TIMING...This afternoon into the early evening.

* IMPACT...Increased risk of heat-related illnesses including heat
  exhaustion and heat stroke.

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.

To reduce risk during outdoor work...the occupational safety and
health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks
in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by
heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke
is an emergency - call 911.

Each year...a number of fatalities occur nationwide due to
children accidentally being left in vehicles during the summer
months. In the past dozen years...500 children have died due to
hyperthermia after being left in or gaining access to cars. Never
leave children or pets unattended in a vehicle not even for a
minute. Remember...beat the heat...check the backseat.

&&

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