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Tuesday, June 7, 2022: Very hot and humid today with lots of sun

Record heat is expected to return today. An Excessive Heat Warning is in effect for most areas from 1:00 p.m. through 9:00 p.m. this evening. High temperatures for most will range from 105°-108°. With mid-afternoon dew points in the middle 60’s, it will feel a few degrees hotter. A Heat Advisory is in effect for both Mitchell County and Scurry County from 1:00 p.m. through 9:00 p.m. this evening. Those areas will see highs range from 105°-109°. Make sure to hydrate and practice heat safety in these dangerous temperatures. There will be a breezy SSE wind in the Southeast Big Country and Heartland. The winds will be a bit lighter in the Western Big Country. An isolated shower or non-severe storm cannot be ruled out late this afternoon and evening. It will most likely stay dry.
MITCHELL COUNTY, TX
bigcountryhomepage.com

Wake-Up Weather: An unusually warm and muggy sunrise will make for another excessively hot afternoon

As of 7:11 AM, it was warm and clear. Most areas were in the upper 70’s and lower 80’s. There was a light south breeze with a muggy feel. Record heat is expected to return today. An Excessive Heat Warning is in effect for most areas from 1:00 p.m. through 9:00 p.m. this evening. High temperatures for most will range from 105°-108°. With mid-afternoon dew points in the middle 60’s, it will feel a few degrees hotter. A Heat Advisory is in effect for both Mitchell County and Scurry County from 1:00 p.m. through 9:00 p.m. this evening. Those areas will see highs range from 105°-109°. Make sure to hydrate and practice heat safety in these dangerous temperatures. There will be a breezy SSE wind in the Southeast Big Country and Heartland. The winds will be a bit lighter in the Western Big Country. An isolated shower or non-severe storm cannot be ruled out late this afternoon and evening. It will most likely stay dry.
MITCHELL COUNTY, TX
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Our Town Snyder: Buffalo Symbolizes economic growth

SNYDER, Texas (KJTV) - Even though Snyder’s mascot is the “Tigers,” there has long been a giant buffalo statue outside the Scurry County Courthouse in the city square. This history goes back nearly a century and a half. In 1978, a trading post on Deep Creek was built. That area was named “Snyder” after merchant and buffalo hunter Pete Snyder. The aforementioned statue pays tribute to the town’s beginning as a buffalo trading post.
SNYDER, TX
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