Weather Alerts for COACHELLA VALLEY

Issued by the National Weather Service

Excessive Heat Warning  EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING   Excessive Heat Warning

Areas Affected:
Coachella Valley - San Diego County Deserts
Effective: Fri, 7/12 2:05am Updated: Fri, 7/12 9:28am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 7/12 3:30pm Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

* WHAT...Dangerously hot conditions with high temperatures of 110 to
116 today and 106 to 112 on Saturday with low temperatures tonight
mostly in the 80s.

* WHERE...Coachella Valley and San Diego County Deserts.

* WHEN...Until 9 PM PDT Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Heat related illnesses increase significantly during
extreme heat events.

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 when outside. Wear lightweight and loose
fitting clothing. Try to limit strenuous activities to early morning
or evening. Take action when you see symptoms of heat exhaustion and
heat stroke.