(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