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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
547 AM PDT THU OCT 2 2014

...ABNORMALLY HOT WEATHER WITH TEMPERATURES 15 TO 20 DEGREES ABOVE
NORMAL THROUGH SUNDAY...

...STRONG WINDS THROUGH AND BELOW THE MOUNTAIN PASSES...CANYONS
AND FOOTHILLS THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

CAZ042-043-056-058-022130-
/O.CON.KSGX.HT.Y.0004.141003T1800Z-141005T0300Z/
ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
547 AM PDT THU OCT 2 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM FRIDAY TO 8 PM PDT
SATURDAY...

* TEMPERATURES...THE HOTTEST TEMPERATURES WILL BE INTO THE 90S TO
  AROUND 100 A FEW MILES AWAY FROM THE BEACHES AND IN THE LOWER
  ELEVATION MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...HEAT CAN BE STRESSFUL TO ANIMALS AND HUMANS...
  MAKING IT HARD FOR THE BODY TO ACCLIMATE AND REMAIN HYDRATED.
  WITHOUT PRECAUTIONS EVEN HEALTHY ADULTS COULD EXPERIENCE HEAT
  STRESS AND ILLNESS.

* OUTLOOK...TEMPERATURES WILL GRADUALLY COOL DOWN NEXT WEEK.

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.

&&

$$



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