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City of Indian Wells, CA
Thursday June 22nd, 2017 :: 04:02 a.m. PDT
Alert

Excessive Heat Warning until 09:00PM Monday

...Excessively Hot Conditions To Continue Across The Deserts Through The Weekend... .Strong high pressure aloft over the southwest states will continue dangerously hot days across the deserts. Excessive heat will continue through the weekend and through Monday in the lower deserts...including the Coachella Valley. ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT MONDAY...

* High Temperatures...112-118 Thursday through Saturday, 115 to 120 Sunday, and 112-118 Monday.

* Impacts...A major increase in the potential for heat related illness and even death. Those working or exercising outdoors during the daytime, children and the elderly, and those without access to adequate air conditioning will be most at risk. A higher risk of tire blowouts.

* Outlook...Gradually cooler conditions less week but still above normal.

* AFFECTED AREAS: COACHELLA VALLEY ... SAN DIEGO COUNTY DESERTS ... SAN GORGONIO PASS NEAR BANNING

Instructions:

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. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.

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Address/Location
City of Indian Wells, CA
44950 Eldorado Dr
Indian Wells, CA 92210

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1

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Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Excessive Heat Warning

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