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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
1244 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

...HOT AND DRY WEATHER WEST OF THE MOUNTAINS TODAY...

.SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GREAT BASIN AND STRONG HIGH
PRESSURE ALOFT OFF THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL CONTINUE HOT DRY
WEATHER FOR COASTAL AND VALLEY AREAS TODAY WITH GUSTY SANTA ANA
WINDS NEAR THE COASTAL FOOTHILLS...STRONGEST IN SAN DIEGO COUNTY.

CAZ050-270300-
/O.CAN.KSGX.WI.Y.0034.000000T0000Z-160927T0000Z/
/O.CON.KSGX.HT.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-160927T0300Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY VALLEYS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESCONDIDO...EL CAJON...SAN MARCOS...
LA MESA...SANTEE...POWAY
1244 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...WIND ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN DIEGO HAS CANCELLED THE WIND
ADVISORY.


* WINDS HAVE DROPPED BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS SO THE ADVISORY IS
  CANCELLED.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS 90 TO 100.

* IMPACTS...OVER EXPOSURE TO HEAT COULD LEAD TO HEAT ILLNESS
  ESPECIALLY FOR PEOPLE AT RISK...INCLUDING THE ELDERLY AND
  CHILDREN. PETS ARE ALSO AT RISK. HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS
  FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

* OUTLOOK..SLOW COOLING FOR TUESDAY WITH GREATER COOLING FOR
  WEDNESDAY.

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.

&&

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.

&&

$$



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