Weather Alerts for Corpus Christi

Issued by the National Weather Service

Heat Advisory  HEAT ADVISORY   Heat Advisory
CORPUS CHRISTI

Areas Affected:
Inland Kleberg - Inland Nueces - Inland San Patricio - Jim Wells
Effective: Thu, 7/7 2:00pm Updated: Thu, 7/7 11:05am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 7/7 7:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
* WHAT...Heat index values up to 111 expected.
* WHERE...Inland Kleberg, Inland Nueces, Jim Wells and Inland
San Patricio Counties.
* WHEN...From 2 PM this afternoon to 7 PM CDT this evening.
* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat
illnesses to occur.

Information:
Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out
of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young
children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles
under any circumstances.
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 lightweight and loose fitting clothing when
possible. 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.

Special Weather Statement  SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT   Special Weather Statement
CORPUS CHRISTI

Areas Affected:
Aransas Islands - Bee - Calhoun Islands - Coastal Aransas - Coastal Calhoun - Coastal Kleberg - Coastal Nueces - Coastal Refugio - Coastal San Patricio - Duval - Goliad - Inland Calhoun - Inland Refugio - Kleberg Islands - La Salle - Live Oak - McMullen - Nueces Islands - Victoria - Webb
Effective: Thu, 7/7 2:04am Updated: Thu, 7/7 11:05am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 7/7 7:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...HEAT INDEX VALUES BETWEEN 105 AND 109 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED TODAY...
The combination of warm temperatures and high dewpoints will
produce heat indices between 105 and 109 degrees today.  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.