Coachella Valley Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Excessive Heat Warning
Issued: 2:13 AM PDT Jul. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Excessive heat warning in effect from 10 am Monday to 8 PM PDT
Thursday...

The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued an excessive
heat warning... which is in effect from 10 am Monday to 8 PM PDT
Thursday. The excessive heat watch is no longer in effect.

* Temperature... high temperatures during the peak of the heat on
Tuesday and Wednesday of 112 to 118.

* Impacts... a prolonged period of very hot days combined with
very warm nights is expected to create a dangerous situation
in which heat illnesses are possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.