Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
234 AM PDT MON JUL 25 2016

NVZ041-261200-
/O.NEW.KLKN.HT.Y.0004.160725T1800Z-160730T0000Z/
NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...DUCKWATER...CURRANT SUMMIT
234 AM PDT MON JUL 25 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM PDT
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A HEAT ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM PDT FRIDAY.

* TEMPERATURE...98 TO 104 DEGREES EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...TEMPERATURES IN THIS RANGE ARE UNUSUAL AND PROLONGED
  EXPOSURE WITHOUT RELIEF OR FREQUENT HYDRATION COULD LEAD TO
  HEAT STROKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK, THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY
HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY - CALL 911.

&&

$$

LW


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