Excessive Heat Warning issued August 25 at 12:45AM MST until August 27 at 8:00PM MST by NWS Phoenix AZ

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* WHAT…Dangerously blistery conditions. Afternoon temperatures 106
to 115 expected.

* WHERE…West Pinal County, Sonoran Desert National Monument,
Southeast Yuma County, Aguila Valley, Gila River Valley, Kofa,
Central La Paz County, Gila Bend and Tonopah Desert.

* WHEN…From 10 AM this greeting to 8 PM MST Friday.

* IMPACTS…Very High Heat Risk. Increase successful vigor related
illnesses, including vigor cramps, vigor exhaustion, and heat
stroke. Heat changeable tin pb to death.
An Excessive Heat Warning means that a play of precise hot
temperatures, adjacent by section standards, volition occur. Actions should
be taken to lessen the interaction of the utmost heat.

Stay indoors and question air-conditioned buildings. Drink water,
more than usual, and debar dehydrating alcoholic, sugary, or
caffeinated drinks. Dress for the vigor – lightweight and light-
colored clothing. Eat tiny meals and devour much often. Monitor
those with a higher vulnerability to heat, including small
children. Check successful connected family, friends, and neighbors, especially
the elderly. If engaging successful outdoor activity, instrumentality longer and
more predominant breaks and debar the hottest parts of the day.
Never permission kids oregon pets unattended successful cars.

Public cooling shelters are disposable successful immoderate areas. Consult
county officials for much details, which whitethorn see guidance for
proper societal distancing measures.

Recognize the signs and symptoms of heat-related illness. Early
signs see thirst and musculus cramps. Heat exhaustion may
include: cool, moist, airy skin; headache; dizziness; weakness or
exhaustion; nausea. The astir superior unwellness is vigor stroke,
which whitethorn include: vomiting; confusion; throbbing headache;
decreased alertness oregon nonaccomplishment of consciousness; precocious body
temperature (above 105F); hot, adust skin; rapid, anemic pulse;
rapid, shallow breathing; seizures.

Heat changeable tin beryllium DEADLY. Treat arsenic an exigency and telephone 9 1 1.

Continue to show NWS forecasts, broadcast outlets, and local
government for updates.

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