Brownsville, TX

9:37 PM CDT on June 22, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Brownsville-South Padre I International | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 20 ft 25.91 °N, 97.43 °W | Updated 44 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
83 °F
Feels Like 93 °F
N
18
Wind Variable Wind from SSE

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.68 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 93 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 85%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:39 AM 8:24 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KBRO 230153Z AUTO 16016KT 10SM CLR 28/26 A2968 RMK AO2 PK WND 15027/0130 SLP050 T02830256
Pressure 29.68 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 93 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 85%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:39 AM 8:24 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KBRO 230153Z AUTO 16016KT 10SM CLR 28/26 A2968 RMK AO2 PK WND 15027/0130 SLP050 T02830256

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 8:46 PM CDT Jun. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory in effect from 1 PM to 5 PM CDT Friday...

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM to 5 PM CDT Friday.

* Apparent temperature... rising to between 111 and 115. Highest
values will be along the Rio Grande in Starr and Hidalgo County
where actual temperatures will rise to between 103 and 108.

* Impacts... persons and pets not sufficiently hydrated before
during and after spending any time in the heat may face the risk
of heat exhaustion or heat stroke.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory is issued when the heat index... a measure of how
it feels when temperature and humidity are combined... equals or
exceeds 111 for 2 hours or more during the day.

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.

Heat kills! Never leave children and pets unattended in vehicles.
Temperatures can become lethal in minutes... rising above 130
degrees.

The elderly and people with chronic illness tend to be affected
the most by the heat. Heat exhaustion... cramps... or in extreme
cases heat stroke can result from prolonged exposure.
Friends... relatives... or neighbors should check on people who may
be at risk.



52/bsg



846 PM CDT Thu Jun 22 2017

... Heat advisory in effect from 1 PM to 5 PM CDT Friday...

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM to 5 PM CDT Friday.

* Apparent temperature... rising to between 111 and 115. Highest
values will be along the Rio Grande in Starr and Hidalgo County
where actual temperatures will rise to between 103 and 108.

* Impacts... persons and pets not sufficiently hydrated before
during and after spending any time in the heat may face the risk
of heat exhaustion or heat stroke.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory is issued when the heat index... a measure of how
it feels when temperature and humidity are combined... equals or
exceeds 111 for 2 hours or more during the day.

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.

Heat kills! Never leave children and pets unattended in vehicles.
Temperatures can become lethal in minutes... rising above 130
degrees.

The elderly and people with chronic illness tend to be affected
the most by the heat. Heat exhaustion... cramps... or in extreme
cases heat stroke can result from prolonged exposure.
Friends... relatives... or neighbors should check on people who may
be at risk.



52/bsg