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Event Excessive Heat
State TEXAS
County/Area SAN AUGUSTINE
WFO SHV
Begin Date 07/01/2011 00:00:00 CST-6
End Date 07/31/2011 23:59:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative The extended heat wave across the Four State Region is certainly one for the record books and is rivaled with the summers of 1998 and 1980. Much of the region observed at least 15 days where temperatures reached/exceeded 100 degrees during July with nearly 25 days or more recorded so far this summer.

Below is a list of the number of 100+ degree days in July and what is considered normal and the July monthly temperature and departures for selected cities across Northeast Texas.

City: July 2011 100 Degree Days, July Normal 100 Degree Days, July Average Temperature, Departure from Normal

Tyler, Tx. 31, 5, 90.9, +7.5|Note: July was the hottest month ever on record, ahead of 1998 (89.7 degrees) and also recorded the greatest number of 100 degree days ever in a month. In fact, 100+ degrees was recorded every day in the month of July for Tyler, Texas. Tyler continued its all time record streak of consecutive number of 100 degree days at 34 including the last 3 days of June, 2011. July was also tied for the 4th driest July on record (with 1944) with 0.08 inches of rain recorded for the month. Records for Tyler, Texas date back to 1896.

Longview, Tx. 28, 5, 89.7, +6.2|Note: July ranked as the hottest July on record, ahead of 1998 (89.4 degrees). July also recorded the greatest number of 100 degree days ever in a month. Records for Longview, Texas date back to 1902.

Lufkin, Tx. 16, 3, 86.9, +4.3|Note: July ranked as the 2nd hottest July on record behind 1998 (87.7 degrees). July also recorded the 2nd greatest number of 100 degree days on record behind 1998 (22 days). Records for Lufkin, Texas date back to 1949.

The total number of 100 degree days this summer also continues to add up with each passing day. Below is a list of the total and normal number of 100 degree days for the month of July.

City: 2011 Number of 100 Degree Days, Number of Average 100 Degree Days

Tyler, Tx. 47, 5|Note: Currently ranks as having the greatest number of 100 degree days on record (based on available data).

Longview, Tx. 39, 7|Note: Currently ranks as having the 7th greatest number of 100 degree days on record behind 1934 (64 days).

Lufkin, Tx. 27, 3|Note: Currently ranked as 4th most number of 100 degree days on record behind 1998 (42 days).
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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHEROKEE (ZONE) CHEROKEE (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FRANKLIN (ZONE) FRANKLIN (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CAMP (ZONE) CAMP (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BOWIE (ZONE) BOWIE (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ANGELINA (ZONE) ANGELINA (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SAN AUGUSTINE (ZONE) SAN AUGUSTINE (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SABINE (ZONE) SABINE (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WOOD (ZONE) WOOD (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
UPSHUR (ZONE) UPSHUR (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TITUS (ZONE) TITUS (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SMITH (ZONE) SMITH (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SHELBY (ZONE) SHELBY (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RUSK (ZONE) RUSK (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RED RIVER (ZONE) RED RIVER (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PANOLA (ZONE) PANOLA (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NACOGDOCHES (ZONE) NACOGDOCHES (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MORRIS (ZONE) MORRIS (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MARION (ZONE) MARION (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HARRISON (ZONE) HARRISON (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GREGG (ZONE) GREGG (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CASS (ZONE) CASS (ZONE) TX 07/01/2011 00:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K