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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
447 AM PDT Wed Aug 17 2022

ORZ041-WAZ024-026-027-521-172300-
/O.CON.KPDT.HT.Y.0005.220817T1800Z-220820T0600Z/
Eastern Columbia River Gorge of Oregon-
Eastern Columbia River Gorge of Washington-Kittitas Valley-
Yakima Valley-Simcoe Highlands-
Including the cities of Arlington, The Dalles, White Salmon,
Ellensburg, Thorp, Naches, Sunnyside, Toppenish, Yakima,
Goldendale, and Bickleton
447 AM PDT Wed Aug 17 2022

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
11 PM PDT FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Temperatures up to 102 expected.

* WHERE...In Washington, Eastern Columbia River Gorge of
  Washington, Simcoe Highlands, Kittitas Valley and Yakima
  Valley. In Oregon, Eastern Columbia River Gorge of Oregon.

* WHEN...From 11 AM Today to 11 PM PDT Friday.

* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures may cause heat illnesses to occur.

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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