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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
314 AM MST TUE AUG 4 2015


AZZ020>023-025>028-CAZ031>033-041815-
/O.CON.KPSR.EH.W.0003.150804T1800Z-150805T0300Z/
/O.CON.KPSR.EH.W.0004.150805T1800Z-150806T0300Z/
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-WEST CENTRAL DESERTS-
NORTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY-GREATER PHOENIX AREA-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY-SOUTHWEST DESERTS-
SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY-
NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-RIVERSIDE COUNTY/EASTERN DESERTS-
IMPERIAL COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EHRENBERG...PARKER...BOUSE...
QUARTZSITE...SALOME...BUCKEYE...LAKE PLEASANT...MORRISTOWN...
NEW RIVER...TONOPAH...WICKENBURG...CAREFREE...CAVE CREEK...
CHANDLER...FOUNTAIN HILLS...GILBERT...GLENDALE...MESA...PEORIA...
PHOENIX...SCOTTSDALE...SUN CITY...TEMPE...FORTUNA FOOTHILLS...
SAN LUIS...SOMERTON...YUMA...DATELAND...TACNA...WELLTON...
GILA BEND...APACHE JUNCTION...CASA GRANDE...COOLIDGE...FLORENCE...
BLYTHE...CHIRIACO SUMMIT...DESERT CENTER...EAGLE MOUNTAIN...
BRAWLEY...CALEXICO...EL CENTRO...GLAMIS...IMPERIAL...
THE SALTON SEA
314 AM MST TUE AUG 4 2015

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM MST /11 AM
PDT/ THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MST /8 PM PDT/ THIS EVENING...

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM MST /11 AM
PDT/ TO 8 PM MST /8 PM PDT/ WEDNESDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE LOWER DESERTS EXTENDING FROM SOUTHEAST
  CALIFORNIA TO SOUTH CENTRAL ARIZONA...INCLUDING THE POPULATION
  CENTERS OF IMPERIAL...YUMA...BLYTHE...GILA BEND...PHOENIX...
  AND CASA GRANDE.

* TEMPERATURE...112 TO 115 DEGREES TODAY AND WEDNESDAY...WITH THE
  HOTTEST TEMPERATURES ACROSS SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA...AND ALONG
  PORTIONS OF THE LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY.

* IMPACTS...PEOPLE PLAYING OR WORKING OUTDOORS...AS WELL AS
  THOSE WITHOUT ACCESS TO AIR CONDITIONING...WILL FACE AN
  ELEVATED RISK OF HEAT RELATED ILLNESS. DEPENDING UPON THE
  AMOUNT OF EXPOSURE AND THE HEALTH OF AN INDIVIDUAL...HEAT
  ILLNESS CAN RANGE FROM MILD TO FATAL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

NEVER LEAVE KIDS OR PETS UNATTENDED IN CARS. DRINK MORE WATER
THAN USUAL. IF OUTDOORS...WEAR LIGHT COLORED CLOTHING AND A WIDE
BRIMMED HAT TO KEEP YOUR BODY COOLER. TRY TO STAY COOL IN SHADED OR
AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS.

RECOGNIZE THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT ILLNESS. EARLY SYMPTOMS
INCLUDE THINGS SUCH AS HEADACHE...THIRST...AND MUSCLE CRAMPS.
UNTREATED HEAT ILLNESS CAN LEAD TO HEAT STROKE AND BE FATAL.

STAY COOL...STAY HYDRATED...STAY INFORMED.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
1123 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

NMZ401>403-408-414>416-041730-
UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHERN GILA HIGHLANDS/BLACK RANGE-
SOUTHERN GILA FOOTHILLS/MIMBRES VALLEY-
EASTERN BLACK RANGE FOOTHILLS-
WEST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
1123 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NM.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. MAIN THREAT IS HEAVY RAINFALL AND MINOR
FLOODING. PEA SIZED HAIL AND WIND GUSTS OF 30 TO 40 MPH ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EACH AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. LESS
FLOODING POTENTIAL WITH SOMEWHAT DRIER AIR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
1123 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

NMZ404>407-409>413-417-TXZ418>424-041730-
SOUTHWEST DESERT/LOWER GILA RIVER VALLEY-LOWLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-
UPLANDS OF THE BOOTHEEL-SOUTHWEST DESERT/MIMBRES BASIN-
SIERRA COUNTY LAKES-NORTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN DONA ANA COUNTY/MESILLA VALLEY-CENTRAL TULAROSA BASIN-
SOUTHERN TULAROSA BASIN-OTERO MESA-WESTERN EL PASO COUNTY-
EASTERN/CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY-
NORTHERN HUDSPETH HIGHLANDS/HUECO MOUNTAINS-SALT BASIN-
SOUTHERN HUDSPETH HIGHLANDS-
RIO GRANDE VALLEY OF EASTERN EL PASO/WESTERN HUDSPETH COUNTIES-
RIO GRANDE VALLEY OF EASTERN HUDSPETH COUNTY-
1123 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NM AND TX.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. MAIN
THREAT IS HEAVY RAINFALL AND MINOR FLOODING. PEA SIZED HAIL AND
WIND GUSTS OF 35 TO 50 MPH ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

SLIGHT CHANCE OF LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS. LOW
POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HEFNER

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