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CBS 11 Reporter Conducts Monitored ‘Hot Car’ Experiment

To help North Texans better understand how dangerous temperatures can be, CBS 11 News reporter J.D. Miles, with MedStar EMTs and paramedics at his side, conducted a hot car experiment.


A Salvation Army volunteer hands out ice cold water in Fort Worth. (credit: Chuck Schechner/KRLD NewsRadio 1080)

Salvation Army Helping Homeless During Extreme Heat

Staying cool and hydrated is difficult during this North Texas heat wave, but imagine trying to keep yourself safe if you’re homeless. To help those less fortunate Salvation Army volunteers have been spending afternoons handing out hundreds of cups of cold water.


The hot noonday sun shines through power lines. (credit: Gerard Burkhart/AFP/Getty Images)

Health Concerns Increase As North Texas Temps Rise

This year there has only been one heat-related death in Tarrant County, but there have been nine in Dallas. With forecasters predicting record-breaking heat this week, health workers are concerned the numbers will increase.


Heat Wave Now In Texas Top Ten

 Today will be Day 14 in a string of triple-digit days.  Yesterday’s thirteen-in-a-row tied the tenth longest such streak ever in Texas. 


Day 13 Of 100 Degree Temps

Air Quality Alert, Level Orange; Heat Advisory through 8pm Friday


Heat Advisory Continues, Air Quality Level Orange

Air Quality Alert, Level Orange,  Heat Advisory through 8pm Friday TODAY Mostly sunny and hot An isolated storm can’t be ruled out (mainly east of Dallas) High 102° (heat index to 108°) Wind:  SE 5-10 […]


Heat Continues For North Texas

Heat Advisory through 7pm Wednesday


North Texas Heat Advisory

A heat advisory remains in effect until 9 pm Saturday.


Heat Advisory Continues Through 7pm Sunday

The National Weather Service extended the heat advisory through the weekend.