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Southwest Interior-Tacoma Area-Hood Canal Area-
East Puget Sound Lowlands-Bellevue and Vicinity-
Seattle and Vicinity-Bremerton and Vicinity-
338 PM PDT Sun Jun 25 2017
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
* TEMPERATURE...High temperatures today already into the upper 80s
to low 90s throughout the interior, reaching or breaking records
for the date.
* TIMING...through 9 pm today.
* IMPACTS...The elderly, youth, and those in poor health without
air conditioning are particularly vulnerable to this heat.
Drink plenty of water, wear sunscreen and dress appropriately
if outdoors or attending any community outdoor events today.
Never leave children, pets, or the elderly unattended in a parked
hot vehicle, even with the windows down. Car interiors can reach
well over 100 degrees in just minutes.
Drownings tend to occur during hot spells in western Washington.
Area rivers and lakes are cold. Most rivers are running swift due
to spring snowmelt. Cold water shock can disable anyone in no
more than 10 minutes. Wear a life jacket.