Dangerous Heat Expected Sunday and Monday

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FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE:

Threats & Impacts: 

Temperatures:  Today: 102-107 Monday: 104-109

Impacts:  Prolonged exposure to this excessive heat could lead to dehydration, heat exhaustion or even heat stroke.

Overview:

Extreme heat will linger for a couple more  days across the area. Excessive Heat Warnings remain in effect for  Llano, Burnet, Williamson, Travis, Bastrop, and Lee Counties. 

Heat  Advisories remain in effect for much of the rest of the area besides the  Rio Grande Counties. 

Please see the latest graphic for more  information. Regardless  of warnings and advisories, all of South Central Texas will be very hot  during this extended heat wave.

 Take extra precautions if you must work  or spend time outside. 

Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing,  drink plenty of water, and take frequent breaks, preferably in an air  conditioned areas, If possible, reschedule strenuous activities for the  morning or late evening hours to avoid the heat of the day.

Young  children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any  circumstances. T

his is especially true during hot weather when car  interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.

 Look  before you lock!

GRAPHIC; NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE

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