A Heat Advisory is in effect Today through 7 pm for Deep East Texas as well as portions of Northern Louisiana (see graphic below).
Timing and Overview:
Afternoon temperatures in the middle to upper 90s, combined with high humidity will result in heat indices climbing to between 105 and 109 degrees today.
Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat illnesses to occur. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on elderly relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. If you must be outdoors, wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing when possible.