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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
229 AM CDT Sat Jun 23 2018

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-
079>082-258-240730-
Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County-Eddy County Plains-
Northern Lea County-Central Lea County-Southern Lea County-Gaines-
Dawson-Borden-Scurry-Andrews-Martin-Howard-Mitchell-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-
Loving-Winkler-Ector-Midland-Glasscock-Ward-Crane-Upton-Reagan-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Pecos-Presidio Valley-Marfa Plateau-
Big Bend Area-Terrell-Guadalupe Mountains-
229 AM CDT Sat Jun 23 2018 /129 AM MDT Sat Jun 23 2018/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southeast New
Mexico, southwest Texas, and western Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Thunderstorms are possible across the eastern Permian Basin, Stockton
Plateau, and Lower Trans Pecos region this afternoon and evening.
Strong winds, hail, and locally heavy rainfall are possible with
these storms.

Triple-digit temperatures will continue today. A Heat Advisory is in
effect today for the Eddy County plains, southern Lea County, and
most of West Texas.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Thunderstorms are possible for the Davis and Glass Mountains and Big
Bend on Sunday. These storms may contain strong winds, hail, and
locally heavy rainfall.

Triple digit temperatures will continue into Sunday for most of the
area and a Heat Advisory may be needed.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

This product, along with other watches, warnings, advisories,
and statements issued by the National Weather Service Office in
Midland, can be found on the internet at...
http://weather.gov/midland




Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
245 AM CDT Sat Jun 23 2018

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CDT /10 AM MDT/ TO 9 PM CDT
/8 PM MDT/ TODAY FOR SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY AND MOST OF WEST
TEXAS...

..An upper ridge and dry airmass will result in strong heating
across most of the forecast area this weekend.  Very hot
temperatures will result in hazardous conditions, especially for
those who have to be outdoors.  Take precautions to protect
yourself from heat related illness.

NMZ034-TXZ046>048-050>053-058>063-067>070-074-075-079-081-232100-
/O.CON.KMAF.HT.Y.0006.180623T1600Z-180624T0200Z/
Southern Lea County-Dawson-Borden-Scurry-Andrews-Martin-Howard-
Mitchell-Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-Loving-Winkler-Ector-
Midland-Glasscock-Ward-Crane-Upton-Reagan-
Davis/Apache Mountains Area-Pecos-Presidio Valley-Big Bend Area-
Including the cities of Eunice, Jal, Lamesa, Gail, Snyder,
Andrews, Stanton, Big Spring, Colorado City, Pecos, Mentone,
Kermit, Odessa, Midland, Garden City, Monahans, Crane, McCamey,
Rankin, Big Lake, Alpine, Fort Davis, Fort Stockton, Presidio,
Big Bend NP, and Marathon
245 AM CDT Sat Jun 23 2018 /145 AM MDT Sat Jun 23 2018/

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CDT /10 AM MDT/
THIS MORNING TO 9 PM CDT /8 PM MDT/ THIS EVENING...

* TEMPERATURE...105 to 113 degrees in the Pecos River, Permian
  Basin and Rio Grande Valley.  100 to 104 degrees in the Davis
  and Apache Mountains.

* IMPACTS...A period of hot temperatures is expected and will
  create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible.  Drink
  plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of
  the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors.

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 9 1 1.

&&

$$




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