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108 PM PDT Thu Jun 21 2018
...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON FRIDAY TO 8 PM PDT
The National Weather Service in Hanford has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect from noon Friday to 8 PM PDT
* HEAT INDEX VALUES...102 to 106 degrees.
* TIMING...Beginning Friday afternoon and again Saturday afternoon
through early evening. Temperatures will recover Friday night.
* IMPACTS...Health to elderly, pets, and livestock. Also, any
outdoor activities or exposure on Friday and Saturday.
A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The hot temperatures will 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 the next few days. 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.