Severe Weather Alerts - Corpus Christi, TX

  • Special Weather Statement

    Special Weather Statement in effect until 7:00 PM CDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 105 AND 109 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED TODAY...

THE COMBINATION OF WARM TEMPERATURES AND HIGH DEWPOINTS WILLPRODUCE HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 105 AND 109 DEGREES TODAY. AN AREA ORTWO COULD HAVE HEAT INDICES AROUND 110 DEGREES FOR AN HOUR.RESIDENTS WITH OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES PLANNED ARE URGED TO DRINKPLENTY OF WATER...WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LIGHT COLOREDCLOTHING...AND TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS FROM THE HEAT. YOUNG CHILDRENAND PETS SHOULD NEVER BE LEFT UNATTENDED IN VEHICLES UNDER ANYCIRCUMSTANCES. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE DURING WARM OR HOT WEATHERWHEN CAR INTERIORS CAN REACH LETHAL TEMPERATURES IN A MATTER OFMINUTES.

HEAT INDICES OVER THESE AREAS COULD EXPERIENCE EVEN HIGHER HEATINDICES ON SATURDAY...POSSIBLY REACHING OR EXCEEDING 110 DEGREESFOR A FEW HOURS. A HEAT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED OVER PORTIONS OFSOUTH TEXAS ON SATURDAY.

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