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Excessive Heat Warning in Riverside and Imperial counties.
May 31, 2016, 2:22:00 PM to June 5, 2016, 8:00:00 PM

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ 221 PM MST TUE MAY 31 2016 LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-WEST CENTRAL DESERTS- 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...BOUSE... QUARTZSITE...SALOME...BUCKEYE...LAKE PLEASANT...MORRISTOWN... NEW RIVER...TONOPAH...WICKENBURG...CAREFREE...CAVE CREEK... CHANDLER...FOUNTAIN HILLS...GILBERT...GLENDALE...MESA...PEORIA... PHOENIX...SCOTTSDALE...SUN CITY...TEMPE...FORTUNA FOOTHILLS... SAN LUIS...SOMERTON...YUMA...DATELAND...TACNA...WELLTON... GILA BEND...APACHE JUNCTION...CASA GRANDE...COOLIDGE...FLORENCE... BLYTHE...CHIRIACO SUMMIT...DESERT CENTER...EAGLE MOUNTAIN... BRAWLEY...CALEXICO...EL CENTRO...GLAMIS...IMPERIAL... THE SALTON SEA 221 PM MST TUE MAY 31 2016 /221 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016/ ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MST /10 AM PDT/ FRIDAY TO 8 PM MST /8 PM PDT/ SUNDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MST /10 AM PDT/ FRIDAY TO 8 PM MST /8 PM PDT/ SUNDAY. THE EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH ISSUED EARLIER WAS UPGRADED TO A WARNING. * AFFECTED AREA...THE LOWER DESERTS OF SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL ARIZONA...AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA. * TEMPERATURE...HIGHS 109 TO 115 DEGREES ON THE LOWER DESERTS FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. * IMPACTS...HEAT RELATED ILLNESS WILL BE LIKELY FOR THOSE DOING STRENUOUS ACTIVITY OUTDOORS...OR THOSE WITH HEALTH CONDITIONS THAT DO NOT HAVE ADEQUATE ACCESS TO AIR CONDITIONING. IF UNTREATED...SOME ILLNESS EVENTS COULD BE FATAL. 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.

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