Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
330 PM PDT WED JUL 1 2015


WAZ509-555-556-558-021100-
/O.CON.KSEW.HT.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-150703T0400Z/
TACOMA AREA-EAST PUGET SOUND LOWLANDS-BELLEVUE AND VICINITY-
SEATTLE AND VICINITY-
330 PM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THURSDAY...

* TIMING...THE REST OF THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGH TEMPERATURES THIS AFTERNOON AND THURSDAY
  WILL BE IN THE UPPER 80S AND LOWER 90S. LOW TEMPERATURES TONIGHT
  WILL BE IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.

* LOCATIONS...THE METRO AREA INCLUDING SEATTLE...TACOMA...AND
  BELLEVUE...AND THE LOWLANDS EAST OF PUGET SOUND.

* IMPACTS...HIGH TEMPERATURES CAN PLACE EXTRA STRESS ON THE BODY
  AND POSSIBLY LEAD TO HEAT EXHAUSTION. IT IS EASIER TO BECOME
  DEHYDRATED. THE INTERIOR OF AUTOMOBILES CAN BECOME VERY HOT...
  CREATING A DANGER IF CHILDREN OR PETS ARE LEFT UNATTENDED.

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 9 1 1.

  A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE
POSSIBLE. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED
ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND
NEIGHBORS.

&&

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