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Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-Lowlands of the Bootheel-
Uplands of the Bootheel-Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin-
Sierra County Lakes-Northern Dona Ana County-
Southern Dona Ana County/Mesilla Valley-Central Tularosa Basin-
Otero Mesa-Northern Hudspeth Highlands/Hueco Mountains-Salt Basin-
Southern Hudspeth Highlands-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern El Paso/Western Hudspeth Counties-
Rio Grande Valley of Eastern Hudspeth County-
Including the cities of Lordsburg, Red Rock, Virden,
Antelope Wells, Animas, Hachita, Cloverdale, Deming, Columbus,
Truth Or Consequences, Derry, Spaceport, Garfield, Hatch,
Radium Springs, Las Cruces, Vado, Sunland Park, Alamogordo,
Tularosa, White Sands Monument, Crow Flats, Hueco Tanks,
Loma Linda, Cornudas, Dell City, Salt Flat, Sierra Blanca,
Fabens, Fort Hancock, Tornillo, and Indian Hot Springs
1057 AM MDT Fri Jun 23 2017
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING...
* LOCATION...All of the lowlands of Far West Texas and Southern
New Mexico within the counties of El Paso, Hudspeth, Otero,
Dona Ana, Sierra, Luna, Grant, and Hidalgo.
* TEMPERATURE...Desert and lowland elevations will see afternoon
highs between 105 to 110 degrees. Area mountains will see
highs mainly in the 90s.
* IMPACTS...Very hot temperatures with low relative humidity
will increase the risk for dehydration and heat related
illnesses. Pets and livestock will also be impacted by these
very hot temperatures. Death will come quick to any person, or
pets left in a car. Heat exhaustion and heat stroke can lead
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, if you work or spend time outside. When
possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Schedule frequent rest breaks in shaded or air
conditioned environments. Wear light weight and loose fitting
clothing when possible and drink plenty of water. Know the signs
and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Anyone overcome
by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat
stroke is an emergency, call 9 1 1.