Lewiston Area Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Heat Advisory
Statement as of 07:55 PM PDT die 30o July, anno 2014

...Heat advisory remains in effect from 1 PM to 8 PM PDT Thursday... ...Heat advisory will expire at 8 PM PDT this evening...

* temperatures...lows in the mid 60s. Highs 99 to 105.

* Timing...temperatures will be warmest between 1 PM and 8 PM.

* Locations...Lewiston...Lapwai...Peck...culdescac...Gifford.

* Impacts...hot temperatures will have the potential to create heat related illnesses. People who are unable to care for themselves will be at most risk...including Young children and the elderly. Limit outdoor activities during the afternoon when temperatures will be warmest. Seek shaded areas often to cool off and consume plenty of water to keep hydrated.

* Web page: for a detailed view of the hazard area visit http://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/wrh/whv/?Wfo=otx

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.

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. 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.

Record Report
Statement as of 09:27 PM PDT on July 30, 2014

...Record high temperature set at Wenatchee WA pangborn field...

a record high temperature of 103 degrees was set at Wenatchee WA pangborn field today. This ties the old record of 103 set in 2003.

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