... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 8 PM PDT /8 PM
MST/ this evening...
* temperature... highs today in the Las Vegas Valley and Pahrump
will reach 106 to 111 degrees, 108 to 114 along the Colorado
River valley, and near 120 degrees in Death Valley.
* Impacts... heat related illnesses such as heat exhaustion and
heat stroke will be possible. People most vulnerable include
those who are spending lots of time outdoors... those who do
not have air conditioning... Young children... the elderly... and
those with chronic ailments.
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.
Young children and pets should never be left unattended in
vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during
warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal
temperatures in a matter of minutes.
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Excessive Heat Warning
Issued: 3:16 AM MDT Jun. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service
Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 1:51 PM MDT Jun. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service
... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM MST this evening
for strong winds and low rh for fire weather zone 102...
* affected area... in Arizona... fire weather zone 102.
* Timing... 11 am MST to 8 PM MST.
* Wind... southwest 15 to 20 mph, gusts to 40 mph.
* Humidity... 5 to 10 percent.
* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... .or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.