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H-E-B closes all Central Texas stores amid storm emergency
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H-E-B will not open any of its Central Texas locations on Monday due to the winter weather, according to a text alert to local employees.

"Partner if you are at home please stay home," the text reads. "If you are on the road to your store, please turn around safely and go home."

The San Antonio grocer later confirmed the closures in a press release. On Tuesday, Central Texas stores are expected to be open from noon to 5 p.m.

"At any time, store hours could be adjusted according to local conditions," the release reads.

This story has been updated to include confirmation from H-E-B and Tuesday's operating hours.

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What's new in Austin food & drink this week:

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  • Nixta Taqueria Chef Edgar Rico named to Time Magazine's Time 100 Next influencer list, after winning a James Beard Award earlier this year.
  • Question: From what BBQ joint did pescatarian Harry Styles order food this week?
  • Austin Motel is opening the pool and pool bar Wednesday nights in October for Freaky Floats.
  • Vincent's on the Lake closing due to "economic conditions and low water levels [at Lake Travis]."
  • Cenote has closed its Windsor Park location. The East Cesar Chavez location remains open.
  • The Steeping Room on N. Lamar has closed.
  • Local startup It's Skinnyscored new financing for its gluten-free pasta business.
  • P. Terry's opened a new location in Kyle, at 18940 IH-35.