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Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 3:20 AM CDT Aug. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Heat index values between 105 and 109 degrees are expected this
afternoon...

The combination of warm temperatures and high dewpoints will
produce heat indices between 105 and 109 degrees this afternoon
across the coastal plains of south Texas and along the Rio
Grande. Residents with outdoor activities planned are urged to
drink plenty of water, wear light weight and light colored
clothing and take frequent breaks from the heat. Young children
and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any
circumstances. This is especially true during warm or hot weather
when car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of
minutes.


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320 am CDT Fri Aug 17 2018

... Heat index values between 105 and 109 degrees are expected this
afternoon...

The combination of warm temperatures and high dewpoints will
produce heat indices between 105 and 109 degrees this afternoon
across the coastal plains of south Texas and along the Rio
Grande. Residents with outdoor activities planned are urged to
drink plenty of water, wear light weight and light colored
clothing and take frequent breaks from the heat. Young children
and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any
circumstances. This is especially true during warm or hot weather
when car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of
minutes.


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