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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
304 AM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

...HOT CONDITIONS AGAIN TODAY IN THE LEWISTON CLARKSTON AREA...

IDZ026-010300-
/O.CON.KOTX.HT.Y.0004.140731T2000Z-140801T0300Z/
LEWISTON AREA-
304 AM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* TEMPERATURES...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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
304 AM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

...HOT CONDITIONS AGAIN TODAY IN THE LEWISTON CLARKSTON AREA...

WAZ032-010300-
/O.CON.KOTX.HT.Y.0003.140731T2000Z-140801T0300Z/
LOWER GARFIELD AND ASOTIN COUNTIES-
304 AM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS 99 TO 105.

* TIMING...TEMPERATURES WILL BE WARMEST BETWEEN 1 PM AND 8 PM.

* LOCATIONS...CLARKSTON...AND ASOTIN.

* 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.

&&

$$

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