... Heat advisory remains in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to
9 PM PDT Friday...
* temperatures... highs in the upper 90s to 105. Lows in the mid
* Locations... George... Royal City... Mattawa... Connell... La
Crosse Starbuck... Pomeroy... Lewiston... Clarkston... .
* impacts... if you plan to be active be prepared for more hot
weather. Drink plenty of water. If you are outdoors... take
breaks from vigorous activity and rest in the shade.
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.
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 911. A heat advisory means that a period
of hot temperatures is expected. Very hot temperatures can 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.
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Statement as of 04:50 AM PDT die 01o July, anno 2015