... Heat advisory in effect from 1 PM Wednesday to 1 am PDT
The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued a heat
advisory... which is in effect from 1 PM Wednesday to 1 am PDT
* Locations: Trinity County valleys and far eastern del norte and
northeastern Humboldt counties.
* Timing: temperatures will rise rapidly on Wednesday peaking in
the afternoon hours. Overnight temperatures will remain warm
only to rise quickly once again on Thursday.
* Temperatures: highs are expected to reach 105 to 110 on
Wednesday. Overnight low will only dip into the upper 60s then
rise quickly again Thursday to around 110.
A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids... stay in an air-conditioned
room... stay out of the sun... and check up on relatives and
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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Statement as of 4:20 PM PDT on June 30, 2015