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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
425 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...RECORD SETTING HEAT WAVE CONTINUES ACROSS INLAND PORTIONS OF
SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON AND NORTHWEST OREGON THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND...

ORZ004>008-010-012-014>016-WAZ022-039-040-045-046-042300-
/O.CON.KPQR.HT.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150706T0100Z/
CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF WESTERN OREGON-LOWER COLUMBIA-
GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA-CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY-
SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY-NORTHERN OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-
CASCADE FOOTHILLS IN LANE COUNTY-UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY-
WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-I-
5 CORRIDOR IN COWLITZ COUNTY-GREATER VANCOUVER AREA-
SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VENETA...ST. HELENS...HILLSBORO...
PORTLAND...OREGON CITY...GRESHAM...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...EUGENE...
SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...ALBANY...SANDY...ESTACADA...
SWEET HOME...COTTAGE GROVE...ODELL...LONGVIEW...KELSO...
VANCOUVER...BATTLE GROUND...WASHOUGAL...TOUTLE...ARIEL...
LAKE MERWIN...COUGAR
425 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT SUNDAY FOR
MUCH OF THE INTERIOR LOWLANDS IN NORTHWEST OREGON AND SOUTHWEST
WASHINGTON INCLUDING THE CENTRAL OREGON COAST RANGE AND THE
CASCADE FOOTHILLS...

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT SUNDAY.

* HIGH TEMPERATURES: GENERALLY IN THE 90S...EXCEPT 85 TO 95 IN
  THE HIGHER TERRAIN AND LOWER COLUMBIA. HOTTEST TIME OF THE DAY
  WILL BE 1 PM TO 6 PM EACH AFTERNOON.

* LOW TEMPERATURES: TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO BE SLOW TO COOL
  OFF IN THE EVENING...ESPECIALLY IN URBAN AREAS AND HIGHER
  TERRAIN. LOWS WILL GENERALLY BE IN THE UPPER 50S AND 60S...
  THOUGH SOME URBAN AREAS AND HILLS MAY NOT FALL BELOW 70 DEGREES
  EACH NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: VANCOUVER...BATTLE GROUND...WASHOUGAL...
  EUGENE...SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...ALBANY...ODELL...SANDY...
  ESTACADA...SWEET HOME...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...HILLSBORO...
  PORTLAND...OREGON CITY...GRESHAM...ST. HELENS...VENETA...
  TOUTLE...ARIEL...LAKE MERWIN...COUGAR...COTTAGE GROVE...
  LONGVIEW...KELSO

* IMPACTS: TAKE CARE NOT TO OVER EXERT DURING THE HEAT OF THE
  DAY...AND TO STAY HYDRATED WITH CLEAR LIQUIDS. AUTOMOBILES
  CAN HEAT UP RAPIDLY TO TEMPERATURES HARMFUL OR EVEN DEADLY
  TO PETS AND CHILDREN. USE CAUTION NEAR AREA RIVERS...BE
  WATER SMART... WEAR A LIFE JACKET AND USE GOOD JUDGMENT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING. 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 9 1 1.

&&

$$

WEAGLE

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
357 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015

WAZ509-555-556-558-042300-
/O.CON.KSEW.HT.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-150706T0700Z/
TACOMA AREA-EAST PUGET SOUND LOWLANDS-BELLEVUE AND VICINITY-
SEATTLE AND VICINITY-
357 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT SUNDAY
NIGHT...

* TIMING...THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* LOCATIONS...THE PUGET SOUND METRO AREA INCLUDING SEATTLE...
  TACOMA...BELLEVUE...AND THE LOWLANDS EAST OF PUGET SOUND.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS NEAR 90 TODAY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
  90S ON SUNDAY. LOW TEMPERATURES TONIGHT WILL ALSO BE WELL ABOVE
  NORMAL...LOWER TO MID 60S FOR MANY LOCATIONS.

* IMPACTS...HIGH TEMPERATURES CAN PLACE EXTRA STRESS ON THE BODY
  AND POSSIBLY LEAD TO HEAT EXHAUSTION. IT IS EASIER TO BECOME
  DEHYDRATED. THE INTERIOR OF AUTOMOBILES CAN BECOME VERY HOT...
  CREATING A DANGER IF CHILDREN OR PETS ARE LEFT UNATTENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. DRINK PLENTY
OF WATER. CHECK UP ON ELDERLY OR INFIRM RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1050 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...HOT CONDITIONS INTO THE JULY 4 HOLIDAY...

CAZ080-081-ORZ024-026-050000-
/O.CON.KMFR.HT.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150705T0600Z/
WESTERN SISKIYOU COUNTY-CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY-
EASTERN CURRY COUNTY AND JOSEPHINE COUNTY-JACKSON COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ETNA...FORT JONES...GREENVIEW...YREKA...
WEED...GRANTS PASS...CAVE JUNCTION...MEDFORD...ASHLAND
1050 PM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT SATURDAY...

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT SATURDAY.

* TEMPERATURE: HIGH TEMPERATURES 95 TO 105 WITH OVERNIGHT LOWS
  65 TO 70.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: GRANTS PASS...CAVE JUNCTION...MEDFORD...
  ASHLAND...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...

* DRINK PLENTY OF WATER AND SEEK SHADE.

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

* TAKE PLENTY OF REST BREAKS.

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

&&

$$

STOCKTON

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