Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Victoria (TXZ234) Texas Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Heat Advisory Heat Advisory - Victoria (Texas)


Updated:Mon, 23-Jul-2018 3:15am CDT
Effective:Mon, 23-Jul-2018 12:00pm CDT
Expires:Mon, 23-Jul-2018 8:00pm CDT
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Bee; Coastal Aransas; Coastal Calhoun; Coastal Kleberg; Coastal Nueces; Coastal Refugio; Coastal San Patricio; Duval; Goliad; Inland Calhoun; Inland Kleberg; Inland Nueces; Inland Refugio; Inland San Patricio; Jim Wells; La Salle; Live Oak; McMullen; Victoria; Webb
 
Instructions: A heat advisory means that heat indices of 110 degrees or higher are expected over most of the area for at least two hours. Prolonged exposure combined with physical activity could cause heat exhaustion and even heat stroke. The elderly, the very young, the sick, and people with heart conditions are most at risk in extreme heat. Reduce, eliminate, or reschedule strenuous activities to the coolest times of the day. If you must be outside, reduce your activities, and take frequent breaks preferably in an air conditioned area. Wear lightweight, light-colored clothing. Drink plenty of non-alcoholic liquids, preferably water, even if you do not feel thirsty.

Message summary: ...dangerous heat index values expected across south texas this afternoon...
.very hot and humid conditions will result in dangerous heat index values this afternoon across all of south texas. The heat index will generally be between 110 and 114 degrees across the area.
...heat advisory in effect from noon today to 8 pm cdt this evening...
The national weather service in corpus christi has issued a heat advisory, which is in effect from noon today to 8 pm cdt this evening.
* temperature...heat index values between 110 and 114 degrees through early this evening.
* impacts...very hot temperatures will increase the risk of heat related illnesses, especially amongst the elderly, young children and persons with heart conditions.
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