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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
246 AM PDT SUN JUN 26 2016

NVZ040-041-270400-
/O.NEW.KLKN.HT.Y.0002.160627T1800Z-160628T0300Z/
NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN...
DUCKWATER...CURRANT SUMMIT
246 AM PDT SUN JUN 26 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM PDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A HEAT ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM PDT MONDAY.

* TEMPERATURE...97 TO 102 DEGREES FAHRENHEIT.

* IMPACTS...AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WILL CLIMB INTO THE UPPER 90S
  TO LOWER 100S MONDAY AFTERNOON ACROSS SOUTH-CENTRAL NEVADA.
  CHILDREN...THE ELDERLY...AND PEOPLE WITH CHRONIC AILMENTS ARE
  USUALLY THE FIRST TO SUFFER FROM THE HEAT. FRIENDS...
  RELATIVES...OR NEIGHBORS SHOULD CHECK ON PEOPLE AT RISK.

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.

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