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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Medford OR
233 PM PDT Sun Jul 22 2018

...Long-duration heat wave expected this week...

.A very hot air mass, even for late July standards, will affect
the forecast area this week. Daily record high temperatures are
possible in areas that don`t experience heavy smoke. Even in
areas that do experience some smoke, temperatures will still be
5 to 10 degrees above normal for several days. Additionally,
smoke will exacerbate any heat related issues for vulnerable
populations. There is potential for this heat wave to last
into the end of the upcoming week.

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Western Siskiyou County-Central Siskiyou County-
South Central Siskiyou County-
Including the cities of Fort Jones, Happy Camp, Yreka, Weed,
Mount Shasta, Dunsmuir, and Mccloud
233 PM PDT Sun Jul 22 2018

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM MONDAY TO 11 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Heat
Advisory...which is in effect from 11 AM Monday to 11 PM PDT
Wednesday. The Excessive Heat Watch is no longer in effect.

* High temperatures...98 to 108...lowest temperatures near Mount
  Shasta City and highest temperatures near Somes Bar.

* Low temperatures...60 to 70.

* Locations include...Yreka, Mount Shasta, Fort Jones, Happy
  Camp, Somes Bar.

* Impacts...Very hot daytime temperatures and limited relief
  overnight will increase chances for heat related illness,
  especially for sensitive groups and people without access to
  air conditioning. Heat stress is also possible for livestock
  and outdoor pets.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. This could create a situation in which heat illnesses
are possible. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned
room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and
neighbors.

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