Watches, Warnings & Advisories



One product issued by NWS for: 5 Miles S Mojave CA

Excessive Heat Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Hanford CA
1132 PM PDT Sun Jul 21 2024

CAZ337>339-221815-
/O.CON.KHNX.EH.W.0003.000000T0000Z-240725T0600Z/
Indian Wells Valley-Mojave Desert Slopes-Mojave Desert-
Including the cities of Inyokern, Randsburg, California City,
Rosamond, Ridgecrest, Edwards AFB, and Mojave
1132 PM PDT Sun Jul 21 2024

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Dangerously hot conditions with high temperatures up to 114
  expected. Major to Extreme HeatRisk through the event.

* WHERE...Indian Wells Valley, Mojave Desert, and Mojave Desert
  Slopes.

* WHEN...Until 11 PM PDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Heat related illnesses increase significantly during
  extreme heat events.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of
the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors.

Do not leave young children and pets in unattended vehicles. Car
interiors will reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.

Take extra precautions when outside. Wear lightweight and loose
fitting clothing. Try to limit strenuous activities to early morning
or evening. Take action when you see symptoms of heat exhaustion and
heat stroke.

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.

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