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 Heat Advisory

National Weather Service - San Joaquin Valley / Hanford, CA
Issued: Friday, June 23 2017 - 10:56 PM PDT
Expires: Sunday, June 25 2017 - 9:00 PM PDT
Location: Southeastern San Joaquin Valley

HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SATURDAY TO 9 PM PDT SUNDAY...

..EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* TEMPERATURES...100 to 107 degrees.

* TIMING...Through Sunday evening.

* IMPACTS...Prolonged exposure to these temperatures will increase the risk of heat related illnesses such as heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Children, the elderly, and people with chronic respiratory ailments are the most susceptible to heat related illness. Pets, crops, and livestock may also require extra care through the hot weather.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take extra precautions, if you work or spend time outside. Shelter yourself from the hot sun if possible and schedule strenuous physical work outside to the early morning or evening hours. Wear light colored, loose fitting clothing if possible. Remain hydrated and drink plenty of water. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of dangerously hot temperatures will occur. Prolonged exposure to extreme heat can lead to heat exhaustion or heat stroke. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. Look before you lock! The temperature inside of a car on a hot day can climb to lethal levels in a matter of minutes. A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is expected. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. 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 neighbors. 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.


 Flood Warning

National Weather Service - San Joaquin Valley / Hanford, CA
Issued: Friday, June 23 2017 - 2:03 PM PDT
Expires: Sunday, June 25 2017 - 11:01 AM PDT
Location: Tulare County

The National Weather Service in Hanford CA has issued a

* Flood Warning for...

Snowmelt in...

Northeastern Kings County in central California...

Northwestern Tulare County in central California...

Central Fresno County in central California...

* Until 200 PM PDT Monday

* At 140 PM PDT, a trained spotter observed flooding in Reedley along the Kings River near Manning Avenue. In addition, releases from Pine Flat Dam are expected to continue increasing through the weekend, as Pine Flat Lake is near its storage capacity due to ongoing snow melt. Locations below Pine Flat Dam are expected to experience additional flooding. Locations impacted include, but are not limited to: Minkler, Reedley, Kingsburg, and Grangeville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you can do so safely. A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.



National Weather Service office
San Joaquin Valley / Hanford, CA

Updated: Saturday, Jun 24 2017 - 1:39:11 AM PDT
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