SEVERE WEATHER

  • San Diego
    Riverside
    Imperial
  • Excessive Heat Warning

    Riverside, CA

    NORTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY-GREATER PHOENIX AREA-
    YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY-SOUTHWEST DESERTS-
    SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY-
    NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
    LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-RIVERSIDE COUNTY/EASTERN DESERTS-
    IMPERIAL COUNTY-
    INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EHRENBERG...PARKER...QUARTZSITE...
    SALOME...BUCKEYE...NEW RIVER...WICKENBURG...MESA...PHOENIX...
    FORTUNA FOOTHILLS...YUMA...TACNA...WELLTON...GILA BEND...
    APACHE JUNCTION...CASA GRANDE...FLORENCE...BLYTHE...
    CHIRIACO SUMMIT...DESERT CENTER...BRAWLEY...CALEXICO...EL CENTRO
    1023 PM MST TUE JUL 22 2014 /1023 PM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014/

    ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MST /10 AM
    PDT/ WEDNESDAY TO 8 PM MST /8 PM PDT/ THURSDAY...

    AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MST /10 AM
    PDT/ WEDNESDAY TO 8 PM MST /8 PM PDT/ THURSDAY.

    * AFFECTED AREA...THE GREATER PHOENIX METROPOLITAN AREA...THE
    SOUTHWEST AND WEST-CENTRAL DESERTS IN ARIZONA INCLUDING PARKER...
    YUMA...TACNA...GILA BEND AND COOLIDGE. THE LOWER DESERTS IN
    SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA INCLUDING THE IMPERIAL VALLEY...AND THE CITIES
    OF EL CENTRO AND BLYTHE.


    * TEMPERATURE...AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY WILL
    RANGE FROM 112 TO 118 DEGREES ACROSS THE LOWER DESERTS. OVERNIGHT
    LOWS WILL BE VERY WARM...IN THE UPPER 80S TO LOW 90S AT THE WARMEST
    URBAN SITES.

    * IMPACTS...EXCEEDINGLY HIGH TEMPERATURES CAN CAUSE HEAT RELATED
    ILLNESS...INCLUDING DEATH...MORE EASILY THAN AN AVERAGE SUMMER DAY.
    THOSE WORKING OR PLAYING OUTDOORS...AND THOSE WITHOUT AIR
    CONDITIONING ARE MOST VULNERABLE. EVEN HEALTHY INDIVIDUALS ARE AT
    RISK IN THESE CONDITIONS.

    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

    NEVER LEAVE KIDS OR PETS UNATTENDED IN CARS. DRINK MORE WATER
    THAN USUAL AND AVOID ALCOHOL...SUGAR...AND CAFFEINE. WHEN
    OUTDOORS...WEAR LIGHT COLORED CLOTHING AND A WIDE-BRIMMED HAT TO
    KEEP YOUR HEAD AND BODY COOLER. TAKE FREQUENT REST BREAKS IN
    SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. PUBLIC PLACES WITH AIR
    CONDITIONING INCLUDE LIBRARIES...COMMUNITY CENTERS...GOVERNMENT
    BUILDINGS...MALLS...AND SPECIAL REFUGE STATIONS.

    RECOGNIZE THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT ILLNESS. EARLY SYMPTOMS
    INCLUDE THINGS SUCH AS HEADACHE...THIRST...AND MUSCLE CRAMPS.
    SERIOUS SYMPTOMS INCLUDE WEAKNESS...SKIN THAT IS COOL TO THE
    TOUCH...FAST BUT WEAK PULSE...NAUSEA...AND FAINTING. SEVERE
    SYMPTOMS INCLUDE HOT AND RED DRY SKIN...FAST AND STRONG PULSE...
    SWEATING THAT HAS STOPPED...AND UNCONSCIOUSNESS. UNTREATED HEAT
    ILLNESS CAN LEAD TO FATAL HEAT STROKE.

    STAY COOL...STAY HYDRATED...STAY INFORMED.



  • Excessive Heat Warning

    Imperial, CA

    NORTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY-GREATER PHOENIX AREA-
    YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY-SOUTHWEST DESERTS-
    SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY-
    NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
    LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-RIVERSIDE COUNTY/EASTERN DESERTS-
    IMPERIAL COUNTY-
    INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EHRENBERG...PARKER...QUARTZSITE...
    SALOME...BUCKEYE...NEW RIVER...WICKENBURG...MESA...PHOENIX...
    FORTUNA FOOTHILLS...YUMA...TACNA...WELLTON...GILA BEND...
    APACHE JUNCTION...CASA GRANDE...FLORENCE...BLYTHE...
    CHIRIACO SUMMIT...DESERT CENTER...BRAWLEY...CALEXICO...EL CENTRO
    1023 PM MST TUE JUL 22 2014 /1023 PM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014/

    ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MST /10 AM
    PDT/ WEDNESDAY TO 8 PM MST /8 PM PDT/ THURSDAY...

    AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MST /10 AM
    PDT/ WEDNESDAY TO 8 PM MST /8 PM PDT/ THURSDAY.

    * AFFECTED AREA...THE GREATER PHOENIX METROPOLITAN AREA...THE
    SOUTHWEST AND WEST-CENTRAL DESERTS IN ARIZONA INCLUDING PARKER...
    YUMA...TACNA...GILA BEND AND COOLIDGE. THE LOWER DESERTS IN
    SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA INCLUDING THE IMPERIAL VALLEY...AND THE CITIES
    OF EL CENTRO AND BLYTHE.


    * TEMPERATURE...AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY WILL
    RANGE FROM 112 TO 118 DEGREES ACROSS THE LOWER DESERTS. OVERNIGHT
    LOWS WILL BE VERY WARM...IN THE UPPER 80S TO LOW 90S AT THE WARMEST
    URBAN SITES.

    * IMPACTS...EXCEEDINGLY HIGH TEMPERATURES CAN CAUSE HEAT RELATED
    ILLNESS...INCLUDING DEATH...MORE EASILY THAN AN AVERAGE SUMMER DAY.
    THOSE WORKING OR PLAYING OUTDOORS...AND THOSE WITHOUT AIR
    CONDITIONING ARE MOST VULNERABLE. EVEN HEALTHY INDIVIDUALS ARE AT
    RISK IN THESE CONDITIONS.

    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

    NEVER LEAVE KIDS OR PETS UNATTENDED IN CARS. DRINK MORE WATER
    THAN USUAL AND AVOID ALCOHOL...SUGAR...AND CAFFEINE. WHEN
    OUTDOORS...WEAR LIGHT COLORED CLOTHING AND A WIDE-BRIMMED HAT TO
    KEEP YOUR HEAD AND BODY COOLER. TAKE FREQUENT REST BREAKS IN
    SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. PUBLIC PLACES WITH AIR
    CONDITIONING INCLUDE LIBRARIES...COMMUNITY CENTERS...GOVERNMENT
    BUILDINGS...MALLS...AND SPECIAL REFUGE STATIONS.

    RECOGNIZE THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT ILLNESS. EARLY SYMPTOMS
    INCLUDE THINGS SUCH AS HEADACHE...THIRST...AND MUSCLE CRAMPS.
    SERIOUS SYMPTOMS INCLUDE WEAKNESS...SKIN THAT IS COOL TO THE
    TOUCH...FAST BUT WEAK PULSE...NAUSEA...AND FAINTING. SEVERE
    SYMPTOMS INCLUDE HOT AND RED DRY SKIN...FAST AND STRONG PULSE...
    SWEATING THAT HAS STOPPED...AND UNCONSCIOUSNESS. UNTREATED HEAT
    ILLNESS CAN LEAD TO FATAL HEAT STROKE.

    STAY COOL...STAY HYDRATED...STAY INFORMED.



  • Heat Advisory

    San Diego, CA

    SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
    SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-COACHELLA VALLEY-
    SAN DIEGO COUNTY DESERTS-
    858 PM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

    ...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THURSDAY TO 9 PM
    PDT FRIDAY...

    A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THURSDAY TO 9 PM PDT
    FRIDAY.

    * TEMPERATURE...111 TO 116 IN THE COACHELLA VALLEY AND SAN DIEGO
    COUNTY DESERTS. 100 TO 106 IN THE INLAND EMPIRE...AND 93 TO
    105 IN THE SAN DIEGO...RIVERSIDE AND SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY
    MOUNTAINS.

    * IMPACTS...HOT WEATHER CAN BE STRESSFUL FOR PEOPLE AND ANIMALS IF
    PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.


    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

    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.

    NEVER LEAVE KIDS OR PETS UNATTENDED IN CARS.



  • Heat Advisory

    Riverside, CA

    SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
    SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-COACHELLA VALLEY-
    SAN DIEGO COUNTY DESERTS-
    858 PM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

    ...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THURSDAY TO 9 PM
    PDT FRIDAY...

    A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THURSDAY TO 9 PM PDT
    FRIDAY.

    * TEMPERATURE...111 TO 116 IN THE COACHELLA VALLEY AND SAN DIEGO
    COUNTY DESERTS. 100 TO 106 IN THE INLAND EMPIRE...AND 93 TO
    105 IN THE SAN DIEGO...RIVERSIDE AND SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY
    MOUNTAINS.

    * IMPACTS...HOT WEATHER CAN BE STRESSFUL FOR PEOPLE AND ANIMALS IF
    PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.


    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

    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.

    NEVER LEAVE KIDS OR PETS UNATTENDED IN CARS.



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