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Friday, Jul 20, 2018 at 05:23 PM CDT

Dos and Don'ts in Extreme Heat

Dos and Don'ts in Extreme Heat

When the temperatures begin to rise, it's important to know what you should and shouldn't do to keep you and your loved ones safe. Here are some tips.

Friday, Jul 20, 2018 at 05:32 PM CDT

How to Keep Your Pet Cool This Summer

How to Keep Your Pet Cool This Summer

Forecasters say the heat wave gripping the nation is expected to linger for a few more days. And if you find the hot, sticky weather unbearable, chances are your pet does, too. Dr. Ian Kupkee, a veterinarian at...

Friday, Jul 20, 2018 at 05:23 PM CDT

How to Identify Heat Stroke

How to Identify Heat Stroke

With summer here, it's important to know the dangers of high temperatures. Heat stroke can be dangerous. Here are some ways you can identify heat stroke and what you should do when you see some of its symptoms.

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 at 05:20 PM CDT
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By Holley Ford

Dog Days of Summer 2018 - Gallery III

It's an annual tradition, NBC 5 viewers share photos of their furry friends stay...View gallery

  • [UGCDFW-CJ-dog days]This is my dog Harley
  • [UGCDFW-CJ-dog days]“Josie”
  • [UGCDFW-CJ-dog days]Soaking up the rays
Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 10:58 PM CDT

Homeowners Lose Power During Record-Breaking Heat

Homeowners Lose Power During Record-Breaking Heat

More than 1,500 homeowners in McKinney lost power on the hottest day of the year.

Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 05:47 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Compared to Average, Texas Winters That Occur During an El Nino Episode Tend to Produce More or Less Snow?

Weather Quiz: Compared to Average, Texas Winters That Occur During an El Nino Episode Tend to Produce More or Less Snow?

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell ask: Compared to average, texas winters that occur during an El Nino episode tend to produce more or less snow?

Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 02:37 PM CDT

Dallas Zoo Hosts Annual Dollar Day

Dallas Zoo Hosts Annual Dollar Day

The Dallas Zoo hosted its annual Dollar Day on one of the hottest days of the year so far.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 09:02 PM CDT

Extreme Heat Can Cause Brief Dust Devils to Spin Up

Extreme Heat Can Cause Brief Dust Devils to Spin Up

The extreme heat we are currently experiencing in North Texas can sometimes cause small, brief dust devils to spin up. This is due to the heat that is rising in the atmosphere. The dust devils usually do not...

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 06:06 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Certain Aircraft Have a Hard Time Taking off in Which of the Following Conditions?

Weather Quiz: Certain Aircraft Have a Hard Time Taking off in Which of the Following Conditions?

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell ask: Certain aircraft have a hard time taking off in which of the following conditions?

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 at 05:10 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Surface Temperature

Weather Quiz: Surface Temperature

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks at what height surface temperature is measured.

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