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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
508 AM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...VERY HOT TEMPERATURES TO CONTINUE THROUGH TODAY...

.STRONG HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WITH SINKING AIR WILL CAUSE VERY HOT
TEMPERATURES TO CONTINUE FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEKEND. EXPECT
HIGH TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB TO BETWEEN 101 AND 106 DEGREES.

ORZ041-044-507-WAZ024-027>029-022200-
/O.CON.KPDT.HT.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150803T0400Z/
EAST COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE OF OREGON-
LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON-
FOOTHILLS OF THE NORTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-
EASTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE OF WASHINGTON-YAKIMA VALLEY-
LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF WASHINGTON-
FOOTHILLS OF THE BLUE MOUNTAINS OF WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARLINGTON...THE DALLES...BOARDMAN...
HERMISTON...IONE...PENDLETON...PILOT ROCK...WHITE SALMON...
NACHES...SUNNYSIDE...TOPPENISH...YAKIMA...CONNELL...PROSSER...
TRI-CITIES...DAYTON...WAITSBURG...WALLA WALLA
508 AM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* HIGH TEMPERATURES...101 TO 106.

* TIMING...THE HOTTEST TIMES OF THE DAY WILL BE FROM NOON UNTIL
  7 PM.

* IMPACTS...THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
  STROKE DUE TO THE HOT TEMPERATURES. DO NOT LEAVE YOUR CHILDREN
  OR PETS IN A HOT CAR. DO NOT OVER EXERT YOURSELF OUTDOORS
  DURING THE HOTTEST TIMES OF THE DAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT DAYTIME TEMPERATURES AND WARM
OVERNIGHT LOW TEMPERATURES 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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