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Excessive Heat Warning

Statement as of 3:52 AM PDT on September 16, 2014

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on September 16, 2014


... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 7 PM PDT this
evening...

* heat index... heat index values between 105 and 110 degrees are
expected late this morning through early evening. Heat index
values represent how hot it really feels when relative humidity
is factored in with actual air temperature.

* Impacts... the combination of heat and humidity will create a
dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are possible...
especially for the elderly and youth.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Never... ever... leave people or pets in enclosed vehicles... even
for a short period of time with the windows cracked open.

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 light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water.

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 911.





Record Report

Statement as of 5:22 PM PDT on September 15, 2014


... Prelimindary record high temperatures set today in southwestern
California...

a record high temperature of 96 degrees was set at Sandberg CA
today. This breaks the old record of 95 set in 1995.

A record high temperature of 90 degrees was set at Camarillo today.
This ties the old record of 90 set in 2012.

A record high temperature of 107 degrees was set at Woodland Hills
today. This breaks the old record of 106 set in 1989.


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