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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
118 PM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY FOR TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...MAINLY FOR PORTIONS
OF THE COACHELLA VALLEY...

.HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER ARIZONA WILL BRING VERY HOT WEATHER
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY TO THE LOWER DESERTS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
WEAKEN THURSDAY...ALLOWING A SLOW COOLING TREND TO BEGIN.

CAZ061-065-041030-
/O.CON.KSGX.HT.Y.0002.150804T1900Z-150806T0100Z/
COACHELLA VALLEY-SAN GORGONIO PASS NEAR BANNING-
118 PM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TUESDAY TO 6 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATION...PORTIONS OF THE COACHELLA VALLEY.

* HIGH TEMPERATURES...112 TO 115 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...RISK OF HEAT RELATED ILLNESS.

* OUTLOOK...COOLING FOR THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

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.

&&

$$

MM



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