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Excessive Heat Warning

Statement as of 11:45 AM MDT on June 26, 2017


... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 9 PM PDT /9 PM
MST/ this evening...

* temperature... the prolonged period of excessive heat will
finally begin to wane today and come to an end for Tuesday.
Temperatures today will fall to 107-111 for the Las Vegas
Valley and other Lower Desert areas, 118-122 for Death Valley
and 110- 117 along the Colorado River valley.

* Impacts... even though temperatures will lower somewhat today,
heat illnesses will still be likely; especially for the
elderly, children, homeless, those unaccustomed to the heat,
and those that do not take proper precautions.

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.

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 9 1 1.

Young children and pets should never be left unattended in
vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during
warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal
temperatures in a matter of minutes.





Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 9:03 AM MDT on June 26, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon PDT /noon MST/
today to 9 PM PDT /9 PM MST/ this evening for strong winds and
low rh for fire weather zones 101, 102, 461, 463, 464, 465, and
466...

* affected area... in Arizona... fire weather zones 101 and 102.In
Nevada... fire weather zones 461, 463, 464, 465, and 466.

* Timing... winds will increase significantly by noon today and
will peak in the mid to late afternoon hours then gradually
decrease this evening.

* Wind... south to southwest with sustained speeds of 15 to 25
mph and gusts around 35 mph.

* Humidity... minimum relative humidity values of 4 to 8 percent
can be expected this afternoon for most sites.

* Impacts... a red flag warning means that critical fire weather
conditions are expected. Any fires that develop will likely
spread rapidly. A combination of strong winds... low relative
humidity... and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme
fire behavior.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Outdoor burning is not recommended. Heed all fire restrictions
and use extra caution with any ignition sources.




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning
Alaska - Fire Weather Warning
Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Arkansas - Public Information Statement
California - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Florida - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement
Iowa - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Special Statement, Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Public Information Statement
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
New Mexico - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
New York - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
North Carolina - Flood Warning
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Beach Hazard Statement
Oregon - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Beach Hazard Statement
South Dakota - Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Utah - Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Washington - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning
- Small Craft Advisory

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