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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
111 AM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

...A ONE-IN-FIVE-YEAR HEAT EVENT IS EXPECTED THIS WEEK...

CAZ080-081-300000-
/O.CON.KMFR.HT.Y.0004.150729T2000Z-150801T2000Z/
WESTERN SISKIYOU COUNTY-CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ETNA...FORT JONES...GREENVIEW...YREKA...
WEED
111 AM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
1 PM PDT SATURDAY...

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
1 PM PDT SATURDAY.

* TEMPERATURE: HIGHS OF 105 TO 110 DEGREES.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: ETNA...FORT JONES...GREENVIEW...YREKA...
  WEED.

* IMPACTS: THERE IS HIGHER RISK FOR HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
  STROKE. THOSE WHO ARE ELDERLY...SICK...OR YOUNG ARE MORE
  SUSCEPTIBLE TO HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* DO NOT LEAVE PETS OR CHILDREN IN AUTOMOBILES FOR ANY LENGTH OF
  TIME.

* USE CAUTION NEAR AREA RIVERS...WHICH ARE COLD AND CAN HAVE
  STRONG CURRENTS...AND BE SURE TO WEAR A LIFE JACKET.

* DRINK PLENTY OF WATER AND SEEK SHADE.

* TAKE PLENTY OF REST BREAKS.

&&

$$

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