Weather Alerts for Greater Lake Tahoe Area (CA)

Issued by the National Weather Service

Heat Advisory  HEAT ADVISORY   Heat Advisory

Areas Affected:
Carquinez Strait and Delta - Central Sacramento Valley - Motherlode - Mountains Southwestern Shasta County to Western Colusa County - Northeast Foothills, Sacramento Valley - Northern Sacramento Valley - Northern San Joaquin Valley - Southern Sacramento Valley
Effective: Fri, 8/19 12:45am Updated: Fri, 8/19 12:50am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 8/20 7:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

* WHAT...Highs 100 to 110 today, slightly warmer Saturday. Mild
lows only in the mid 60s to around 80 tonight.
* WHERE...Sacramento Valley, northern San Joaquin Valley, the
adjacent foothills, and the eastern Delta. Includes the cities
of Redding, Chico, Sacramento, Grass Valley, Stockton and
* WHEN...Until 7 PM PDT Saturday.
* IMPACTS...Widespread moderate to high heat risk expected. Hot
temperatures will significantly increase the potential for
heat- related illnesses, particularly for those working or
participating in outdoor activities.

Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out
of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young
children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles
under any circumstances.
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 lightweight and loose fitting clothing when
possible. 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 9 1 1.

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