Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
738 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

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COAST RANGE OF NORTHWEST OREGON-
CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF WESTERN OREGON-LOWER COLUMBIA-
NORTHERN OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-
CASCADE FOOTHILLS IN LANE COUNTY-I-5 CORRIDOR IN COWLITZ COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VERNONIA...VENETA...ST. HELENS...
SANDY...ESTACADA...SWEET HOME...COTTAGE GROVE...LONGVIEW...KELSO
738 AM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT FRIDAY FOR THE
OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS...

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT FRIDAY.

* TIMING: TODAY AND FRIDAY.

* HIGH TEMPERATURES: 95 TO 100 DEGREES.

* LOW TEMPERATURES: 55 TO 65 DEGREES.

* DURATION UNCERTAINTY: 85 TO 95 DEGREE TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY
  PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND...AND POSSIBLY INTO MONDAY FOR THE
  LOWER ELEVATIONS.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: VERNONIA...ST. HELENS...VENETA...
  LONGVIEW...KELSO

* IMPACTS: DO NOT LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS UNATTENDED IN
  AUTOMOBILES.

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 9 1 1.

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