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Sebastopol, CA Fire Department
Tuesday June 21st, 2011 :: 01:15 p.m. PDT

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Heat Advisory Issued for today until 8:00 p.m. today.

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN FRANCISCO HAS ISSUED A HEAT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING. * TEMPERATURE: HIGHS ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM THE 80S AND 90S TO AS HOT AS 102 IN THE NORTH BAY INTERIOR VALLEYS. * IMPACTS: HEAT EXHAUSTION...AS WELL AS COMPLICATIONS FROM ANY PREEXISTING HEALTH CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR THE ELDERLY AND INFIRM. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... &&

Instruction:
.A STRONG AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE COMBINED WITH OFFSHORE FLOW WILL LEAD TO THE WARMEST TEMPERATURES OF THE YEAR THUS FAR TODAY. INTERIOR PORTIONS OF THE REGION WILL EXPERIENCE HIGH TEMPERATURES WELL INTO THE 90S WITH A FEW PLACES EXCEEDING 100 DEGREES. THE WARMEST TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY TODAY WITH SLIGHT COOLING EXPECTED ON WEDNESDAY...ESPECIALLY NEAR THE BAYS. LOCATIONS ALONG THE IMMEDIATE COAST WILL BE SUBSTANTIALLY COOLER GIVEN THE AFTERNOON SEA BREEZE... BUT STILL MILD AND IN THE 70S FOR HIGH TEMPERATURES. SOME RELIEF IS EXPECTED EACH NIGHT AS LOW TEMPERATURES DROP INTO THE 60S. SIGNIFICANT COOLING WILL OCCUR FRIDAY AND INTO THE WEEKEND AS HIGH PRESSURE WEAKENS AND TEMPERATURES RETURN TO BELOW NORMAL VALUES. A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS EXPECTED. IT IS TARGETED AT THE ELDERLY AND VERY YOUNG...AND THE INFIRM...WHO MIGHT BE MORE SENSITIVE TO HEAT AND THUS AT GREATER RISK. INDIVIDUALS WHO FALL INTO THIS CATEGORY SHOULD BE ESPECIALLY CAREFUL BY DRINKING PLENTY OF WATER AND SEEKING A COOLER LOCATION FOR THE DAY IF NO AIR CONDITIONING IS AVAILABLE IN YOUR LIVING QUARTERS. ALSO...ASK FOR A FRIEND OR RELATIVE TO CHECK ON YOU FREQUENTLY. WEAR LIGHTWEIGHT...LIGHT-COLORED... LOOSE-FITTING CLOTHING. WEAR A HAT TO SHIELD YOURSELF FROM THE SUN. YOUNG CHILDREN AND PETS SHOULD NEVER BE LEFT IN VEHICLES UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES DURING WARM OR HOT WEATHER.

Area: NORTH BAY INTERIOR VALLEYS-EAST BAY INTERIOR VALLEYS-SANTA CLARA VALLEY... INCLUDING SAN JOSE-NORTHERN SALINAS VALLEY... HOLLISTER VALLEY... AND CARMEL VALLEY-
Affected Counties or parts of: San Francisco, Santa Cruz, San Mateo, Marin, Monterey, Contra Costa, Napa, San Benito, Sonoma, Santa Clara, Alameda

Address/Location
Sebastopol, CA Fire Department
7425 Bodega Ave
Sebastopol, CA 95472

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 707-823-8061

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