Heat Advisory
Areas affected:
Riverside

CAZ061-065-032130-
/O.EXT.KSGX.HT.Y.0002.150804T1900Z-150806T0100Z/
COACHELLA VALLEY-SAN GORGONIO PASS NEAR BANNING-
201 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

…HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TUESDAY TO 6 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY…

* LOCATION…NEAR THE PALM SPRINGS AREA FOR TUESDAY…EXPANDING
SOUTHWARD THROUGH THE THERMAL AREA ON WEDNESDAY.

* HIGH TEMPERATURES…112 TO 115 ON TUESDAY…112 TO 116 ON
WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS…RISK OF HEAT RELATED ILLNESS.

* OUTLOOK…COOLING FOR THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

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. 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.

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