Heat warnings, advisories to continue through Saturday

Heat warnings, advisories to continue through Saturday
(Source: KWES)

(KWES) - The heat will stick around the entire viewing area into Saturday.

Temperatures are expected to rise above 100 degrees and up to 115+ degrees in some areas.

Excessive Heat Warnings: Midland, Ector, Martin, Andrews, Gaines, Crane, Upton, Jeff Davis, Brewster, Presidio and southwest Reeves. In New Mexico, southern Lea. 

Heat Advisories: Terrell, Pecos, Reeves, Reagan, Howard, Mitchell, Crockett, Dawson, Borden and Scurry. In New Mexico, Eddy and Lea.

Here are some tips to keep cool:

  • Reduce activities between 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Wear light/loose clothes
  • Eat light foods
  • Drink water
  • Avoid too much sun
  • Take plenty of breaks in shaded or air-conditioned areas

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