Issued at: 3:10 am PDT on June 26, 2016, expires at: 8:00 PM PDT on June 29, 2016
- ...Heat advisory remains in effect from noon today to 8 PM PDT Wednesday...
- temperature...hottest high temperatures on Tuesday of 108 to 115 in the lower deserts...100 to 106 in the upper deserts...and 98 to 105 in the inland Empire.
- Impacts...heat illness possible to those people most at risk including children...elderly...and those with chronic illness. Pets are also vulnerable to heat illness. 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 9 1 1.