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Excessive Heat Warning Through Sunday

Dan Brounoff
July 19, 2018 - 6:26 am

Serious heat in North Texas! It's been 7 years since we've had Excessive Heat Warnings issued. Some relief is coming by next Tuesday.

*High Yest: 106; Precip: 0.00” ;YTD Precip: 19.16”; Deficit: 2.33”*

Normal High: 96; Normal Low: 75

Nation’s High: 120 @ Death Valley, CA; Low: 31 @ Doe Lake, MI

Texas State High: 108 @ W-Falls, Waco, M-Wells; Low: 60 @ Marfa, TX.

Today: Mostly sunny, hazy and hot. EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING! High: 105-109. (Record 107). Heat index 107-111. Wind: South 10-15 mph.

Tonight: Clear and warm. Low: Low 80s. Wind: South 10-15 mph.

Tomorrow: Mostly sunny, hazy and hot. EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING! High: 105-110. (Record 105). Wind: South 10-15 mph.

Weekend: Sunny and even hotter. EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING. Highs: 105-110. (Record 107) Heat index: 107-112.

Monday: Mostly sunny, continued VERY hot. High: 106-111. (Record 105).

Tuesday: Partly cloudy, a few storms. COOLER! High: Mid 90s.


  • Excessive Heat Warning through Sunday.
  • Record-breaking temperatures possible Today – Monday.
  • Saharan dust starting to settle. Thank you wind!
  • Know heat safety precautions: Water, clothing to wear, difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion, etc.
  • July rainfall: 0.19”; Deficit: <1.26”>