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Excessive Heat Warning issued June 15 at 2:02 AM MST until June 15 at 8:00 PM MST by NWS Phoenix AZ

* WHAT… Dangerously warm conditions. Afternoon temperatures 110 to
114. High heat risk. Overexposure can cause heat cramps and heat
exhaustion can develop and, without intervention, can lead to heat
heart attack.

* WHERE…Southwest corner of Imperial County, Western Imperial
County, Salton Sea, Imperial Valley and Chuckwalla Valley.

* WHEN…Until 8pm PDT tonight.

* IMPACT… Heat-related illnesses increase significantly during
extreme heat events.
An excessive heat warning means that a period of very warm temperatures is ahead
temperatures will occur, even by local standards. Actions should be
taken to reduce the impact of extreme heat.

Stay indoors and look for air-conditioned buildings. Drink water, more
than normal, and avoid dehydrating alcoholic, sugary, or caffeinated drinks
drinks. Dress for the heat – lightweight and light-colored clothing.
Eat small meals and eat more often. Supervise those with higher
vulnerability to heat, including small children. Register with family,
friends and neighbors, especially the elderly. If you participate
outdoor activities, take longer and more frequent breaks and avoid the
hottest parts of the day. Never leave children or pets unattended
cars.

Public cooling shelters are available in some areas. Consult the province
officials for more details, including guidance on the appropriate approach
social distancing measures.

Recognize the signs and symptoms of heat-related illnesses. Early
signs include thirst and muscle cramps. Heat exhaustion can include:
cool, moist, pale skin; headache; dizziness; weakness or exhaustion;
nausea. The most serious illness is heat stroke, which may include:
vomit; confusion; throbbing headache; reduced alertness or loss
of consciousness; high body temperature (above 105F); hot, dry skin;
rapid, weak pulse; rapid, shallow breathing; to attack.

Heat stroke can be DEADLY. Treat it as an emergency and call 9 1 1.

Continue to monitor NWS forecasts, broadcast channels and local channels
government for updates.