Weather Alert Details

Coastal Aransas County

Special Weather Statement until 7PM CDT TUE Issued August, 20 2019 at 2:51 AM - None expires August, 20 2019 at 7:00 PM - None ...HEAT INDEX VALUES BETWEEN 105 AND 109 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED TODAY... THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL PRODUCE HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 105 AND 109 DEGREES TODAY. PEOPLE WITH OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES PLANNED ARE REMINDED TO DRINK PLENTY OF WATER, WEAR LIGHTWEIGHT AND LIGHT COLORED CLOTHING AND TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS FROM THE HEAT. CHILDREN AND PETS SHOULD NEVER BE LEFT UNATTENDED IN VEHICLES UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE DURING HOT WEATHER WHEN CAR INTERIORS CAN REACH LETHAL TEMPERATURES IN A MATTER OF MINUTES.