Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
237 AM MST SAT JUN 27 2015

AZZ006-271745-
/O.NEW.KFGZ.EH.W.0002.150627T1500Z-150628T0400Z/
GRAND CANYON COUNTRY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...SUPAI
237 AM MST SAT JUN 27 2015

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO
9 PM MST THIS EVENING BELOW 4000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FLAGSTAFF HAS ISSUED AN EXCESSIVE
HEAT WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM
MST THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURE...AFTERNOON HIGHS BETWEEN 105-115 IN THE LOWER
  ELEVATIONS OF THE GRAND CANYON BELOW 4000 FEET.

* IMPACTS...PEOPLE RECREATING OUTDOORS WILL FACE AN ELEVATED RISK
  OF HEAT RELATED ILLNESS. DEPENDING UPON THE AMOUNT OF EXPOSURE
  AND THE HEALTH OF AN INDIVIDUAL...HEAT ILLNESS CAN RANGE FROM
  MILD TO FATAL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING MEANS THAT A PROLONGED PERIOD OF
DANGEROUSLY HOT TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR. THE HOT TEMPERATURES
WILL CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE
LIKELY. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM
IF POSSIBLE...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND
NEIGHBORS.

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.

&&

$$

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