Eastern Curry County and Josephine County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Heat Advisory
Statement as of 2:53 PM PDT on July 01, 2015

... Heat advisory now in effect until 11 PM PDT Saturday...

The heat advisory is now in effect until 11 PM PDT Saturday.

* Temperature: high temperatures 100 to 110 with overnight lows 65
to 75.

* Locations include: Grants Pass... Cave Junction... Medford...
Ashland... Etna... Fort Jones... Greenview... Yreka... Weed.

* Impacts: there is higher risk for heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Those who are elderly... sick... or Young are more
susceptible to heat related illnesses.

* View the hazard area in detail at
http://weather.Gov/Medford/hazard

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* drink plenty of water and seek shade.

* Use caution near area rivers... which are cold and can have
strong currents... and be sure to wear a life jacket.

* Take plenty of rest breaks.

* Do not leave pets or children in automobiles for any length
of time.





Record Report
Statement as of 05:40 PM PDT on July 01, 2015

... Record high temperature set at Medford or...

a record high temperature of 108 degrees was set at Medford or today.
This ties the old record of 108 set in 1942.