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Madera CA-Fresno CA-
357 AM PDT SAT JUN 24 2017
...THE FLOOD ADVISORY FOR SNOWMELT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 330 AM PDT
SUNDAY FOR SOUTH CENTRAL MADERA AND CENTRAL FRESNO COUNTIES...
At 349 AM PDT, high water levels were occurring on the San Joaquin
River downstream of Friant Dam. Large releases of water continue,
which will keep the river high and swift to near Mendota. This Flood
Advisory continues through Sunday.
Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe during high water events.
A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.
LAT...LON 3700 11972 3693 11973 3685 11980 3675 12033
3679 12034 3686 11993 3691 11980
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
Mariposa, Madera, and Fresno County Foothills-
Tulare County Foothills-Kern County Mountains-
Including the cities of Los Banos, Coalinga, Mendota, Fresno,
Hanford, Lemoore, Avenal, Corcoran, Bakersfield, Visalia,
Oakhurst, Mariposa, Springville, Three Rivers, Tehachapi,
and Lake Isabella
645 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM PDT
* TEMPERATURES...100 to 106 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.
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.
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