Weather Alerts for Corpus Christi

Issued by the National Weather Service

Heat Advisory  HEAT ADVISORY   Heat Advisory
CORPUS CHRISTI

Areas Affected:
Coastal Kleberg - Coastal Nueces - Coastal San Patricio - Inland Kleberg - Inland Nueces - Inland San Patricio - Jim Wells - Kleberg Islands
Effective: Sun, 8/25 1:00pm Updated: Sun, 8/25 10:20am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 8/25 7:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...
The National Weather Service in Corpus Christi has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 7 PM CDT
this evening.
* TEMPERATURE...Heat indices of 110 to 112 degrees.
* IMPACTS...Risk of heat-related illnesses, including heat
exhaustion and heat stroke.

Information:
A Heat Advisory means that heat indices of 110 degrees or higher
are expected for at least two hours. If you must be outside this
afternoon, reduce your activities and take frequent breaks
preferably in an air conditioned area. Wear lightweight and
light-colored clothing. Drink plenty of water even if you do not
feel thirsty.

Special Weather Statement  SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT   Special Weather Statement
CORPUS CHRISTI

Areas Affected:
Aransas Islands - Bee - Calhoun Islands - Coastal Aransas - Coastal Calhoun - Coastal Refugio - Coastal San Patricio - Duval - Goliad - Inland Calhoun - Inland Refugio - La Salle - Live Oak - McMullen - Nueces Islands - Victoria - Webb
Effective: Sun, 8/25 3:24am Updated: Sun, 8/25 10:20am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 8/25 3:45pm 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.