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Excessive Heat Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
1018 AM PDT Fri Jun 18 2021

AZZ001>003-036-CAZ522>527-NVZ015>017-020>022-191100-
/O.CON.KVEF.EH.W.0002.000000T0000Z-210621T0300Z/
Northwest Plateau-Lake Havasu and Fort Mohave-Northwest Deserts-
Lake Mead National Recreation Area-Death Valley National Park-
Western Mojave Desert-Eastern Mojave Desert-Morongo Basin-
Cadiz Basin-San Bernardino County-Upper Colorado River Valley-
Lincoln County-Northeast Clark County-
Western Clark and Southern Nye County-Las Vegas Valley-
Southern Clark County-
Including Colorado City, Pipe Spring National Monument, Tuweep,
Mt Trumbull, Western Grand Canyon, Lake Havasu City,
Desert Hills, Topock, Kingman, Golden Valley, Dolan Springs,
Valentine, Wikieup, Yucca, Bullhead City, Oatman, Mohave Valley,
Furnace Creek, Stovepipe Wells, Shoshone, Barstow, Daggett,
Fort Irwin, Baker, Mountain Pass, Mitchell Caverns,
Morongo Valley, Yucca Valley, Twentynine Palms, Vidal Junction,
Needles, Caliente, Pioche, Panaca, Hiko, Alamo, Rachel, Mesquite,
Overton, Moapa, Pahrump, Indian Springs, Desert Rock,
Amargosa Valley, Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, Henderson,
Boulder City, Hoover Dam, Laughlin, Primm, Searchlight,
and Cal-Nev-Ari
1018 AM PDT Fri Jun 18 2021 /1018 AM MST Fri Jun 18 2021/

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT /8 PM
MST/ SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Dangerously hot conditions will continue through
  Sunday. Temperatures are likely to exceed records both for
  highs and lows for many locations.

* WHERE...Portions of northwest Arizona, southeast California
  and southern Nevada.

* WHEN...Until 8 PM PDT /8 PM MST/ Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Extreme heat will significantly increase the
  potential for heat-related impacts such as dehydration,
  hyperthermia, heat cramps, heat stroke and exhaustion...
  particularly for those participating in outdoor activities or
  those without access to adequate cooling. Extreme risk of
  injury or death for those left in vehicles.


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. Young
children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles
under any circumstances.

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing when
possible. 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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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
1014 AM PDT Fri Jun 18 2021

CAZ226-227-NVZ460>464-190300-
/O.CON.KVEF.FW.W.0015.210618T1800Z-210619T0300Z/
Owens Valley/Southern Inyo Forest-Death Valley National Park-
Esmeralda and Nye County Deserts/CNC Dispatch-
Lincoln County/Ely Dispatch-Nye County Deserts/Las Vegas Dispatch-
Sheep Range-Spring Mountains-
1014 AM PDT Fri Jun 18 2021

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING
FOR POTENTIAL DRY LIGHTNING IN PARTS OF SOUTHERN NEVADA AND INYO
COUNTY...

* AFFECTED AREA...In California...Fire weather zone 226. In
  Nevada...Fire weather zones 460, 461, 462, 463, and 464.

* TIMING...11 am PDT to 8 pm PDT this evening.

* WIND...Thunderstorm outflow wind gusts of 30 to 50 mph.

* HUMIDITY...Minimum values 5 to 20 percent.

* HIGHEST THREAT...Over the higher terrain of southern Nevada
  and Inyo County.

* THUNDERSTORMS...Isolated high based thunderstorms with little
  rain reaching the ground.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now....or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

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