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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX
254 PM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

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Llano-Burnet-Williamson-Val Verde-Edwards-Real-Kerr-Bandera-
Gillespie-Kendall-Blanco-Hays-Travis-Bastrop-Lee-Kinney-Uvalde-
Medina-Bexar-Comal-Guadalupe-Caldwell-Fayette-Maverick-Zavala-
Frio-Atascosa-Wilson-Karnes-Gonzales-De Witt-Lavaca-Dimmit-
254 PM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for South-Central Texas..

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon And Tonight.

High temperatures today are expected to range from 100 to 107
degrees across South Central Texas. An Excessive Heat Warning is
in effect for Llano, Burnet, Williamson, Travis, Lee and Bastrop
counties. A Heat Advisory is in effect for the rest of the
region, with the exception being the counties along the Rio
Grande.

Regardless of warnings and advisories, all of South Central Texas
will be hot today. Take extra precautions if you must work or
spend time outside. Wear light weight and loose fitting
clothing, drink plenty of water, and take frequent breaks,
preferably in an air conditioned area. When possible reschedule
strenuous activities during the morning or mid evening hours.

Young children and pets should never be left unattended in
vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during
hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a
matter of minutes. Look before you lock!

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

High temperatures are expected to continue gradually warming
through the weekend and into early next week, peaking on Sunday
and Monday. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in
effect for the majority of the region through Monday. Additional
counties could be added to the Excessive Heat Warning for Sunday
and Monday. While it wont be quite as hot, temperatures and heat
indices will remain elevated through the end of next week.

There will be a chance of thunderstorms across most of south
central Texas on Tuesday. The main concern with any thunderstorms
will be very gusty winds, especially during the afternoon hours.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$




Excessive Heat Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX
241 PM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

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/O.CON.KEWX.EH.W.0002.000000T0000Z-180724T0000Z/
Llano-Burnet-Williamson-Travis-Bastrop-Lee-
Including the cities of Llano, Burnet, Georgetown, Austin,
Bastrop, and Giddings
241 PM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT
MONDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...Afternoon and early evening temperatures ranging
  from 104 to 109 degrees.

* IMPACTS...Very hot temperatures will increase the risk of heat
  related illnesses such as heat exhaustion and heat stroke.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take extra precautions if you must work or spend time outside.
Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing, drink plenty of
water, and take frequent breaks, preferably in an air conditioned
area. When possible reschedule strenuous activities during the
morning or mid evening hours. Be sure to check on persons with
health problems and the elderly, as they are the most susceptible
to heat exhaustion and heat stroke.

Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke.
Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded
location. Heat stroke is an emergency...call 9 1 1.

Young children and pets should never be left unattended in
vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during
hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a
matter of minutes. Look before you lock!

An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot
temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous
situation in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of
fluids...stay in an air-conditioned room...stay out of the sun...
and check up on relatives and neighbors.

&&

$$



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