Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings in effect for the Coachella Valley area

A large ridge of high pressure will keep high temperatures 5-10 degrees above average through Friday, with highs over 111 likely in the low deserts.

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  • Feels Like: 92° F 33° C
  • Wind: 6 mph 9 kph at NNE
  • Humidity: 21%
  • Dew point: 46° F 8° C
  • Barometer: 29 inches millibars and rising
  • Sunrise: 5:53 AM PDT
  • Sunset: 7:52 PM PDT
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